Issued: 0530hrs Thursday 24th June 2021
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Thundery rain in central Europe, fair in the Mediterranean
Fair through Spain and Portugal on Thursday, plenty of sunshine here and warm too. More fair westher in the Balearics and through Corsica and Sardinia. Italy should be mostly dry with more sunshine. Greece and Turkey will be dry with further periods of sunshine here.
Rain and thunderstorms in eastern parts of France. Western France will be brighter and dry too. Sunny spells for the Low Countries and for northern parts of Germany. Western and southern Germany will have a risk of some heavy thunderstorms. These thunderstorms affect Poland but will be more scattered. Hungary will have some bright spells, but heavy and frequent thundery showers affecting Austria and Switzerland.
Sunny spells in Denmark and dry here too. Bright periods for the Baltic States and Finland, scattered showers here. A few showers in southern Sweden tod, but the north should be fair. Norway will be fine with more sunshine to come here.
Fair for Spain and Portugal on Friday, lots of sunshine here. There will be more sunshine across Majorca, Ibiza and Menorca. Corsica and Sardinia should be fair too. A sunny and warm day for Italy. Greece and Turkey should both be dry with more sunshine here.
Further spells of sunshine in western France, although there will be a few showers in the east. The Low Countries should be dry with some sunshine. Bright in northern Germany buit thundery rain in central and southern areas. Thundery showers in northern parts of Poland. Hungary should be dry with some sunshine whilst Austria and Switzerland will have thunderstorms, some of them being torrential.
Denmark will be dry with more sunny spells here. Showers in the Baltic States. Finland will have some sunny spells and again scattered showers here. Further showers in northern and eastern parts of Sweden with fair weather over western coasts of Norway, but showers in the east.