Issued: 0530hrs Monday August 21, 2017
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Fine across Italy, Adriatic, Balkans
An hot, summer's day is expected across Portugal, Spain into France. Rain and showers will affect parts of Britain. Warm with sunny spells expected across Belgium, The Netherlands into Denmark. Apart from a few showers in the north, expect a warm, dry day across Germany. Frequent, heavy, thundery showers are likely across Poland while an area of rain is forecast from The Baltic States into Belarus, the western Ukraine and Romania. Expect a few heavy showers across Bulgaria and Greece but very warm. Most of Turkey looks dry and hot. Fine and summery again across the Adriatic Region and Italy. Some heavy showers are forecast for Norway, Sweden and Finland.
Very warm across much of Europe today with the hottest temperatures across Spain and Portugal. A dry day with sunny skies to come across Spain, Portugal, across the Balearics into Sardinia, Greece and most of Turkey. Dry as well across The Balkans and the Adriatic Region with sunny spells. An area of heavy showers to come from Finland into the Baltic States, western Russia and The Ukraine. A few showers to for the northern coasts of Poland but largely a fine, summer's day across Poland, Germany, The Netherlands and Belgium. Denmark might catch a shower with a dry day. Across Norway and Sweden it will be cooler but dry. Very windy through the Aegean Sea.