Numerous thunderstorms are ongoing along and ahead of the cold front crossing the Apennine Peninsula, Adriatic and Ionian sea. All these areas are included in the MDT/SLGT+ risk of DAY 1 Outlook for 05/11/2013. Severe weather with strong winds and excessive rainfall has been reported from Rome during the night. Expect further reports later in the day.

EUMETSAT 7:00 UTC VIS image. Source: EUMETSAT.