Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 1st June 2021
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Showers in central Europe, mostly fair in the Mediterranean and Scandinavia
Heavy thunderstorms developing across northern and eastern Spain on Tuesday. Portugal and more southern areas of Spain should be dry with sunny spells. Fine across the Balearics with sunshine here. More sunshine and dry weather for Italy. Greece may see some afternoon showers in the north and east, but will be fair in the south and west. Heavy, thundery showers in central and northern parts of Turkey.
France will be dry with sunshine to the north. However, some thundery showers developing in the Bay of Biscay and affecting southwest France, working their way north during the day. Warm with plenty of sunshine in the Low Countries and staying dry with more sunshine for Germany. Some showery rain affecting Poland. Hungary and Austria should be dry and sunny, although some showers may be triggered over Switzerland later.
A fair day for Denmark, although a few showers may affect the east. Fine for most of the Baltic States with plenty of sunshine here. More sunshine to come across much of Finland. Sweden should be fair to with lots of dry weather. Staying fine under high pressure over Norway.
Fine for Portugal and much of Spain on Thursday. There will be some heavy showers in northern areas of Spain. The balearics and southern and eastern Spain should be fair with sunshine. Staying fine in the Balearics as well as Corsica and Sardinia. Italy will be mostly fair although there will be a scattering of showers on hills. Fine across Greece and most of Turkey, warm with lots of sunshine.
Heavy showers and thunder storms as well as longer spells of rain in central and eastern parts of France, but some sunshine in the west. Heavy showers for the Netherlands. Mostly fair in Germany with sunny spells, plenty of sunshine in Poland. Hungary will be dry with more sunshine, but some heavy showers in Austria and Switzerland.
High pressure bringing lots of sunshine to Denmark. Dry to in the Baltic States with lots of sunshine. Similar weather in Finland as well as across most of Sweden. Some showers in the far southwest of Norway, but fair for other areas with lots of sunshine.