Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 2nd May 2020
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Cool and unsettled in the east, better to the west
Plenty of sunshine across much of Spain and Portugal on Saturday. Fair through the Balearics as well as Corsica and Sardinia. Showers in Italy, some of them heavy in central areas. Greece should be dry with some sunny spells. Heavy showers in much of Turkey, these thundery in places.
Rain through France during much of the day. There will be rain too in the Low Countries and much of northern Germany. Further spells of rain in central and northern Poland. Hungary should be dry, whilst showers affect Switzerland and Hungary.
Sunny spels and showers are the order of the day in Denmark. Showers in the Baltic States and Finland. Sweden will have some heavy showers in central and southern areas. Sunny spells in Norway with a few showers too.
A fine day in Spain and Portugal, plenty of sunshine and warm too. Some showers could affect southern Italy, but the northern should be dry. Heavy showers, some of them thundery for Greece. Further thundery showers in Turkey, again these heavy at times.
Showers affecting central and eastern France, but drier to the west with some sunshine. Fair for the Low Countries but showers breaking out in Germany. The showers will be heavy and frequent in Poland. Hungary and Austria should be dry with sunny spells whilst some heavy showers affect Switzerland.
Dry and cool for Denmark with some sunny spells. Showers in the Baltic States, some of them heavy. Further showers in Finland and these will be affecting Sweden too. Cool with sunny spells and showers across Norway.