Issued: 0530hrs Sunday 21 December 2014
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Dry across Adriatic, Balkans
Rain spreads in across Britain today with light rain into Belgium, Holland and Denmark. For France, and northern and central parts of Germany northern parts of Germany it will be a fine, dry day with sunny spells but chilly. Outbreaks of snow are expected across southern Germany that should fade through the day. Snow showers will affect western parts of Norway. Sunny and cold across eastern Norway, Sweden and Poland. Mainly dry across The Adriatic Region, the Czech Republic and Hungary today. Outbreaks of snow and snow showers are expected across Russia, the Baltic States into the Ukraine, Romania and Bulgaria. Fine and dry across Greece and Turkey. Mainly dry across Italy with isolated showers. Dry with lots of sunshine across Portugal and Spain. Lots of showers to come in the central Mediterranean south of Italy.
Snow is forecast for western parts of Norway, northern Sweden the south of Finland and across the Baltic States into western parts of Russia. Dry across southern parts of Sweden today. Rain is expected from northern Britain eastward across the Low Countries into Germany, Poland, Belarus and The Ukraine. Across the Adriatic Region and the Balkans it will remain fair and dry. Fine and sunny across Greece, Turkey and Italy. The weather also remains set fair and dry with good sunny spells expected across Portugal, Spain and France. A very windy day with westerly gales across northern and eastern parts of Europe. A strong east wind will also prevail in the Straits of Gibraltar.