Issued: 0530hrs Monday 27 July 2015
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Unsettled across northern Europe
It will be hot across Spain and Portugal. Very warm across Italy eastward across the Adriatic Region, the Balkans, Greece, Turkey and the Ukraine. Dry and sunny across Iberia into southern France, Italy, Greece, Bulgaria, Romania and Turkey. A few heavy showers are likely across the Alps with a number of showers across northern France into Holland and Belgium, Germany and Poland. Showers too will affect Russia. A number of showers are forecast across Norway, Sweden, Finland but fair and dry across the Baltic States, Belarus and the western Ukraine. Strong south west winds will again affect the channel.
Very hot again across Iberia with temperatures into the 40s across southern Spain. Hot as well across into Italy and the Balkans. Dry and sunny across Portugal and most of Spain but there is a risk of thundery showers from around Barcelona down to Valencia. Apart from rain into north west France, it will be fine and dry. Expect showers and rain across Belgium, Holland, Denmark and into northern parts of Germany. Lots of showers too to come across northern Poland, the Baltic States, Sweden and Norway. Expect a cloudy day with rain across Austria. Lots of warm sunshine to come across the Adriatic Region, the Balkans, and into Greece. Showers may affect western parts of the Ukraine otherwise dry and warm. Hot, dry and sunny for much of Italy today. Lots of showers and thunderstorms to come across Russia with a dry day across Finland.