Issued: 0530hrs Friday 22nd November 2019
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
Heavy rain for parts of Portugal, Spain and France over the coming days
Heavy, thundery rain and strong winds for much of Spain and Portugal on Friday. Showers in the Balearics and heavy showers across Corsica and Sardinia too. Italy will have heavy showers in the west, but eastern areas should be dry. Greece will be dry with some good spells of sunshine, although showers affect western Turkey.
Wind and rain into the west and south of France. Mostly dry in central and northern France, staying windy. Dry in the Low Countries and Germany as well as Poland. Hungary and Austria should both be dry with sunny spells and it should be mostly dry in Switzerland too.
Showers for Denmark. Windy, dry and cold for Finland and the Baltic States. Showers and spells of rain in Sweden but dry in north. Chilly but mostly dry for Norway, with some rain in the far southeast.
Heavy showers clear to the east of Spain and Portugal to leave a bright day here. Rain may linger along the northern coast. Showers for the Balearic Islands while Corsica, Sardinia and western and northern parts of Italy see heavy rain. A few showers around for Greece and Turkey but, on the whole, it's a mostly dry and bright day here.
Further outbreaks of rain for France, these heaviest to the south. A dry day for the Low Countries, Germany, the Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia and Hungary. Switzerland and Austria are mostly dry and bright though snow is expected over the Alps.
A dry, bright and breezy day for Denmark, Finland and the Baltic States. Early showers ease over Sweden and Norway to leave a dry and fine day here too.