Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 11th June 2019
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Thundery showers in central Europe, fair Mediterranean
Some rain around for northern parts of Spain on Tuesday morning, this easing through the afternoon though some heavier bursts could linger for Catalonia. Dry and bright elsewhere across Iberia and for the Balearic Islands. A mixture of showers, cloudy skies and sunshine for Corsica, Sardinia and Italy. Showers most frequent for northern areas. Thundery showers affecting western Greece and much of Turkey too through Tuesday though there will be good sunny spells in between.
Continuing rather mixed for France, the Low Countries and Germany on Tuesday. Widespread showers affecting the region with the heaviest showers over eastern France. Some heavy bursts of rain affecting eastern Germany and western Poland too. Isolated showers and good sunny spells for Switzerland, Austria, the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Dry and bright for Hungary.
A wet start to the day for Denmark but brightening by the evening. Mostly dry and bright for the Baltics with just an isolated shower or two for Lithuania. A band of heavy rain will affect southern and central parts of Sweden.
Hot and sunny over Spain and Portugal, a few showers in the north. Fair for the Balearics with plenty of sunshine. Fine too in Italy. Plenty of sunshine and warm weather affecting Greece, Turkey willhave some heavy, thundery showers.
Periods of rain in northern France, some heavy. Unsettled too in the Low Countries and northwest Germany. Rain in western Poland and the eastern half of Germany. Showers for Hungary although dry with sunny spells in Austria., Heavy showers in Switzerland, some thundery.
Rain for Denmark, some of it heavy. Breezy across southern Norway and southern Sweden. Wet for the Baltic States and breezy. Finland will be dry with some sunshine in the north. Sweden and Norway will both be dry in northern areas with sunny spells here.