Issued: 0530hrs Sunday 19 April 2015
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Turning warmer across Spain
Generally quite a chilly day to come across much of Europe. Patchy rain to affect parts of the United Kingdom today. A front brings a good deal of cloud and some rain to northern parts of Spain, southern parts of France and to Greece and Slovenia along with parts of southern Italy. Best of the sunshine will be across southern parts of Iberia, northern parts of France and Germany. Mostly cloudy with showers across Belgium, Holland, Poland, The Baltic States and the Ukraine while heavy snow showers are likely across Russia and Finland. Fair and dry today across the Czech Republic, Croatia and Serbia. Fine across Sweden and Norway with sunny spells. Apart from a few showers most of Turkey looks fair and dry.
Warmer across Iberia today. Lots of fine, dry weather with sunny spells to come from Portugal, Spain eastward into northern France, Belgium, Holland, England and most of Germany. A cloudy day again across southern parts of France and Italy with showers. Sunnier across northern parts of Italy and across the Adriatic Region, Austria, the Czech Republic and Bulgaria. A few showers to come across Greece today with lots of showers and spells of rain expected across Turkey. A dry day is expected across Norway, Sweden and Finland. Further snow showers to affect Russia today with heavy rain forecast across the Ukraine and heavy showers across the Baltic States and Poland. Fair and dry across Bulgaria with rain moving south into Romania.