Issued: 0530hrs Friday 14th August 2020
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Torrential storms in central Europe, fine and sunny to the south and north
A dry and sunny day for Spain and Portugal. The dry conditions extending across the Balearics as well as for Sardinia, Corsica and Siciliy. Southern Italy will also benefit from dry and fine conditions. Some scattered showers developing over Greece, possibly thundery. Dry and fine for Turkey.
France will be mostly dry and fine with the thundery showers confined to the north and east. Much of central Europe, including the Low Countries and Germany will be unsettled with heavy showers, some heavy, but also some sunny spells about too. Poland, however, will fair better and see drier conditions for most all places. The far east of Europe will also see mainly dry and fine weather.
Largely dry across much of Scandinavia although with low pressure in the far north expect more mixed weather here and across much of Finland. Southern parts of Denmark will be wet with showers about while more northern regions could fair better with the drier conditions. Largely dry and fine through the Baltic States.
A few showers over northern parts of Spain. Mostly fair in other areas with sunshine and very warm conditions. Further sunshine in the Balearics and across much of Corsica and Sardinia. Scattered showers in Italy but mostly fine with sunshine. Greece will have lots of hot sunshine and dry weather. Remaining dry and sunny in Turkey too.
Heavy showers in the west of France but fair in central and eastern areas. Heavy showers and thunderstorms across the Low Countries and through much of Germany. Poland will be dry with sunny spells. Thunderstorms in Austria and Hungary as well as Switzerland.
Fair with lots of sunshine for Denmark. More sunshine for the Baltic States and across Finland too. Sweden will be dry with sunshine. Mostly dry and sunny in southern Norway. Heavy showers and strong winds in northern parts of Norway.