UPDATE-7 of Climate Watch Advisory - drought situation continues

An update of Climate Watch Advisory was issued by the WMO  RCC for parts of western and central Europe (France, Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Poland, Czech Republic, Portugal and Spain) about the continuation of the drought situation valid until 15 October 2018 :

A continuation of the drought situation for the next two weeks for parts of western and central Europe is expected. The probability is locally more than 70% that precipitation will be below the lower tercile.

This drought may be accompanied by water scarcity, low river levels, local thunderstorms, risks of wildfires and harvest losses since soil moisture is reduced.