Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 20th October 2020
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Heavy rain Spain and Portugal, fair in the east
Particularly heavy and prolonged rainfall expected across Portugal as well as parts of western Spain. Rain will continue through the evening and spread eastwards across Spain overnight. Dry and fine over the Balearics with largely dry conditions across Italy although the odd isolated shower cannot be ruled out. Thundery showers still affecting parts of Greece and Turkey.
Rain affecting northern and western parts of France, turning heavier through the evening. This rain will also push across the Low Countries and into northern and central Germany. Breezy for these places too. Staying dry and fine across Austria, Hungary, Switzerland and the Czech Republic as well as the rest of eastern Europe.
Rain affecting the far north of Denmark initially will gradually spread across the rest of the country through the day. Breezy here. Rain spreading across southern parts of Norway and Sweden through the day but staying dry and fine and feeling chillier further north. Dry, fine and chilly across Finland during the day before rain spreads into the southwest overnight here. Starting dry across the Baltic States but rain will spread in here later lifting the temperatures.
A wet day in Portugal Scattered showers central Spain. Fair in the east of Spain with good spells of sunshine. A fine day through Corsica and Sardinia as well as Italy after morning mist and fog clears. Greece should be fine with more sunshine here. Showers, some heavy in southern Turkey but fine to the north.
Rain and showers in the north and west of France. fair in the east and souther. Cloud and rain in the Low Countries as well as northern Germany. Poland should be dry with sunny spells. The rest of Germany will be dry and breezy. Fair through Austria and Hungary as well as Switzerland with more sunshine here.
Windy and wet in Denmark. Brighter for the Baltic States but some rain in Finland. Breezy with some showery rain in Sweden. Norway will have some showery rain at times.