Issued: 0530hrs Monday 9th December 2019
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
Conditions stay changeable and unsettled for northwestern parts of Europe
A fair and mostly dry day for Spain, Portugal and the Balearic Islands though there could be isolated showers for northern coastal regions of Spain. Showery outbreaks of rain for parts of Italy too - these mostly to the west and south. A bright and dry day for Greece and Turkey though showers develop for western Greece and southern Turkey later in the day.
Showery outbreaks of rain, some of them heavy, affect France and the Low Countries but tend to clear to the southeast through the afternoon. Showers affect Germany and Poland too though they tend to ease over Poland later. Heavy snowfall for the Swiss Alps and into western Austria as well. Cloudy with showers for eastern Austria, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary.
A breezy day with rain for Denmark and frequent showers for the Baltic States while an area of low pressure brings strong winds and heavy snowfall to parts of Finland. Snow showers affect western parts of Norway while the southern part of Sweden will be windy with rain and snow.
A dry and sunny day for Spain, Portugal and the Balearic Islands though cloud builds from the northwest through the day. Showers and outbreaks of rain, some of them heavy and thundery, for Corsica, Sardinia and the southern half of Italy. Staying dry and bright to the north. Heavy rain spreads east across Greece reaching western Turkey later though much of Turkey sees a dry and sunny day.
A band of heavy rain spreads across northern France, the Low Countries and into northwest Germany. A cloudy but dry day for much of central and southern France. Dry and bright for much of Germany, Switzerland, Austria, the Czech Republic and Poland with just isolated showers here - some of them wintry.
A dry and mostly bright day for Denmark with cloud building through the day. A band of showery rain and snow edges east over the Baltic States while for Finland it's mostly dry and sunny. Mostly dry and sunny too for Sweden though cloud also builds here and snow arrives from the west later. A cloudy day for Norway with snow spreading across the country from the southwest.