Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 10th April 2021
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
Low pressure brings an unsettled couple of days to Iberia
Frequent rain and locally heavy showers for Portugal and much of Spain. Some thunderstorms. Staying drier and brighter to the far southeast of Spain. Rather cloudy with outbreaks of rain for the Balearic Islands, Corsica, Sardinia and northern Italy. Staying dry with good spells of sunshine to the south and for Sicily. Dry and bright for Greece and western Turkey. Rain and sleet for eastern Turkey.
Outbreaks of rain for northwestern France, the Low Countries and northern Germany. Drier but cloudy for southern Germany and southeast France. Heavy showers develop over southern France later. Cloudy for Switzerland with some snow for the southern Alps. Mostly dry and fine across Austria, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary. Cloudy in Poland with patchy rain to the north at times.
Dry and fine to start in Denmark with cloud building later. Rain in the eastern Baltics while western areas are brighter with wintry showers. Bright for Sweden and Finland with wintry showers fading through the day. Dry and fine for eastern Norway too while western area see wintry showers. Gales become confined to the northwest.
Showery outbreaks of, locally heavy, rain slowly clear east from Portugal and Spain through the day on Sunday. Heavy showers, some thundery, affecting the Balearic Islands, Corsica, Sardinia and northern Italy. Dry and fine for central and southern Italy and Sicily. Dry and sunny for the Balkans, Greece and western Turkey. Sleet and snwo showers over eastern Turkey.
Heavy outbreaks of rain spread east across France and the Low Countries into western Germany. Mostly dry and fine conditions for eastern Germany, the Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary and much of Austria. Some heavy rain and snow falling over southern parts of the Alps.
Dry and fine for northwest Denmark, cloudier to the southeast with outbreaks of rain. Dry and fine for much of Sweden too with some rain and sleet spreading into the far southeast later. This rain extends into the western Baltic States and the far south of Finland later. Staying dry and fair for the rest of Finland and the eastern Baltic States. Snow showers fade over western Norway leaving a dry and fine day here.