Issued: 0530hrs Friday 21st January 2021
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Improving for many in the east at the weekend.
A dry day in Spain and Portugal. Good spells of sunshine throughout the day here. Some cloud and rain in the Balearics as well as Corsica and Sardinia. An unsettled day in Italy with periods of rain, some of this heavy and thundery in the east. Further rain through parts of Greece. Turkey will have some cloud and rain in the west and south, this is going to be heavy ay times too.
Dry and cool in France, some bright or sunny spells here, the best in the west. Cold again across the Low Countries and Germany with showers here, some heavy and wintry. Cold and windy in Poland, some showers in the north. Hungary and Austria as well as Switzerland will be bright with some sunny spells, and dry here too.
Breezy in Denmark, bright and cold. Snow showers and windy weather for the Baltic States. More persistent snow in Finland, gales here too. Cool for Sweden and bright. Some rain in western parts of Norway, this turning to sleet.
Another largely dry day across Spain, though a few showers affecting the eastern coasts here. Mainly dry and fine across Portugal. Showers still pestering the Balearics today though Corsica and Sardinia should be mainly dry. Italy will see an improved day too with sunny spells about for many. Any showers across Greece will push east with heavy and thundery showers in east Turkey.
Dry and settled with sunny spells across France. A drier and brighter day for the Low Countries with showery rain clearing to the south across Germany. Still chilly and breezy through Poland but mainly dry here. Heavy rain and snow moving in to Austria though mainly dry for Switzerland and Hungary.
Less windy for Denmark and staying mainly dry here. A better day for the Baltics and Finland with drier conditions. Windy across much of Norway with rain here. Mainly dry through Sweden but becoming windy further north.