Climate Watch Advisory - Drought and above-normal temperature

A Climate Watch Advisory was issued by the WMO  RCC for Ireland,United Kingdom,northern France,Benelux, northern half of Germany, Poland, the Baltic States and southern Scandinavia about drought and above-normal temperature expected from the 6th of July 2018 to the 23rd of July 2018 :

A continuation of the drought situation and above-normal temperatures for at least the next two weeks for northern Europe (from Ireland to the Baltic States and southern Scandinavia). The weekly temperature anomalies are forecasted with up to +3°C - +6°C. The probability that precipitation will be below the lower tercile is more than 70%.

This drought may be accompanied by water scarcity, local thunderstorms,risks of wildfires and harvest losses.