Issued: 0530hrs Sunday 11 December 2016
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Showers for the Eastern Mediterranean
Fine and dry with sunny spells across Portugal, Spain and this extends eastward across the Balearics, Sardinia and across into Italy. Fair and dry as well across France into Belgium, and Holland. An area of rain to affect Germany, Poland, Austria, Hungary and the Czech Republic. Rain and snow is expected across Belarus and the Ukraine with snow across Sweden and Russia. Cold but dry across Norway and Finland with some rain for Denmark. Lots of dry weather to come today across the Adriatic Region, Greece, Bulgaria, Romania and Turkey.
A wet day across Britain today with heavy rain. Across Portugal, Spain, France, Belgium, Holland and Denmark along with western Germany it will be dry with sunny spells. Some rain is expected across eastern Germany with outbreaks of snow across southern Poland into Belarus, The Ukraine and southern Russia. Mainly dry across the Adriatic Region into most of Greece and Bulgaria. Rain and snow is forecast across Romania. Lots of showers are likely across the eastern Mediterranean. Mostly cloudy across Italy with a few spots of rain. Eastern Turkey is colder with rain and snow, largely dry in the west. Cold across Scandinavia with snow flurries across Norway and Sweden but dry for Finland.