Highlight: Generally warm in Europe, possibly very warm mid-August. Charts of the day: Last week’s temperature anomalies/rainfall amount. Discussion: Last week was quite cool across Western Russia and some of that cool air mass backed into Europe. The cooler regime follows an excessive heat wave from late June. Wet weather affected much of Eastern Europe particularly southeast sections. Week 2 Ahead: July 28-Aug. 3, 2019: The outlook remains warmer than normal but without excessive heat risk. Cool weather remains in Western Russia. Most of Central and East Europe is dry. Week 3 Ahead: August 4-10, 2019: Wet weather is common across Western and Eastern Europe with only Spain drier than normal. Southern Europe is warmer than normal. The U.K. could be cooler. Week 4 Ahead: August 11-17, 2019: Europe turns warm and dry. Excessive heat is possible!