Issued: 0530hrs Thursday 12th July 2012
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Summery Throughout the Mediterranean Region
Scattered showers will affect England while an area of heavy rain and gusty winds spreads in across western channel into northern France. Quite a few heavy showers and isolated thunderstorms are forecast for central France, Belgium, Holland, Denmark, through most of Germany, Poland into the Baltic states. Lots of showers as well across Norway, Sweden and Finland and some again will be heavy and thundery, interspersed with sunny spells for the south of France will be fine, dry, sunny and very warm. Sunny and hot across Portugal, Spain and eastward across the Balearics, Corsica, Sardinia into Italy, the former Yugoslavia and through Greece and Turkey. A few heavy showers may affect western parts of Romania and western parts of the Ukraine up through western Russia. In the afternoon some thunderstorms can be expected here. Most of Romania, Hungary and the Czech Republic will be dry, sunny and hot.
A sunny and hot day across Portugal and Spain, and this fine. Sunny and very warm weather will extend eastward across the Balearics, across Corsica and Sardinia and through into Italy and Turkey. An area of heavy rain is forecast for Germany, Belgium and Holland into Austria today. Heavy showers to come again for England and the northern half of France all southern France remains sunny and very warm. Showery theme will continue across Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland and across western parts of Russia. The showers frequent, heavy and thundery showers to will affect the Baltic states while most of Belarus, Ukraine and Poland will be fair, dry and hot. This dry, hot weather will extend down across Hungary, Romania, into the Czech Republic and across the former Yugoslavia.