Issued: 0530hrs Monday 22 September 2014
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Best across Turkey
Fine dry and sunny weather will prevail across Britain, Belgium and France. Much cooler across France today except in the south west where it stays warm. A few showers to come across Holland. An area of moderate to heavy rain will affect Sweden, Finland, Latvia, Poland, Germany with quite heavy rain across the Czech Republic and the Adriatic Region exacerbating the flooding risk. Heavy rain and showers is also expected across parts of Belarus and the Ukraine. A fine, sunny day to come across Romania, Bulgaria, much of Greece and Turkey. A few heavy, thundery showers are expected across northern parts of Italy, sunny and warm in the south. Thunderstorms will affect Spain and Portugal and these may extend towards the Balearics. Quite windy along the northern coast of Spain. Colder across Norway but dry and sunny. Dry as well across Estonia and Russia but cool. The warmest temperatures today will stretch from southern Iberia eastward across into Italy, Greece and Turkey.
Cold across Scandinavia and generally cool across much of Europe. Further heavy showers and rain to come across Portugal and northern Spain, dry in the south. Thunderstorms are expected around the Balearics. Lots of fine, sunny weather to come across France, The Low Counties, England, Denmark and most of Germany. An area of moderate to heavy rain is expected from Russia into the Baltic States, Belarus, the Ukraine into Romania, Bulgaria and northern Greece. Showers will develop across southern Greece and also across the Adriatic Region again. Most of Italy should be fine and dry but some rain could affect the extreme south. Fine and sunny across the Alps into Austria with rain across the Czech Republic. Showery across Poland and Hungry. Showers will affect western Norway, these wintry in the north. Mainly fine and dry across Sweden and Finland.