Outlook day 1 (valid: 15/02/2014)

VALID FOR 15-02-2014

A large upper trough remains situated over NW Europe where a deep surface depression slowly progressing across the North Sea. An associated cold front is pushed towards CNTRL Europe. Another trough is affecting SW Europe while an upper low exiting SE Mediterranean on Saturday.

A MDT+ risk has been issued for SE UK, parts of North Sea, N Netherlands, extreme NW Germany and W Denmark with threat for severe to extremely severe wind gusts, heavy rain and some tornado / funnel cloud threat.

A SLGT risk has been issued for surrounding areas of MDT+ risk where severe winds will be the primary threat as well as some heavy rain threat.

A SLGT risk has been issued for Gibraltar area towards coastal areas of W Marocco with threat for severe winds, heavy rain and large hail.

A SLGT risk has been issued for SE Mediterranean with threat for heavy excessive rainfall, waterspouts and some severe wind threat.