Issued: 0530hrs Sunday February 19, 2017
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Snow across Finland & Russia
Heavy showers and rain is expected in the far south of Spain and Portugal Most of Iberia will be fair and dry. Expect a dry day with sunny spells across France into southern parts of Germany, Austria, The Czech Republic and much of Poland. Temperatures become colder moving east. An area of rain will affect the Low Countries, Denmark, northern Germany and the Baltic States. Outbreaks of snow to come across Russia and Finland. Fair and dry across Sweden and Norway today. Outbreaks of snow are likely across Slovenia and Serbia with a dry day across Croatia, Romania, Hungary and the Ukraine. Heavy showers and rain are forecast across Greece and Bulgaria. Fine and dry across Turkey with sunny spells.
A fine, dry sunny day to come across Portugal, Spain, southern France and across the Balearics. An area of rain is expected across northern France across into the Low Countries, northern Germany, Denmark the far north of Poland, The Baltic States and Belarus. This will be heavy at times. Further snowfalls are expected across Russia and Finland today. Sweden and Norway are likely to remain dry. Scattered showers are forecast around Corsica and Sardinia. A dry day to come across Italy, The Adriatic Region and much of the Balkan into the Ukraine. Rain is expected across western Turkey with the east fair and dry. Today the warmest temperatures will be across southern parts of Portugal and Spain with areas east of Poland the coldest.