Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 3rd April 2021
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Rain turning heavy through the Balkan States on Saturday. Staying dry and settled across many western and northern European countries.
Showers still affecting parts of central and east Spain although Portugal looks to be largely dry. Showers also through the Balearics. A band of rain, heavy at times, pushes down through Italy brushing Corsica and eastern parts mainly of Sardinia. Mostly dry but turning cloudier across southern Italy and Siciliy. Showers or longer spells of rain across Greece but largely dry for Turkey.
Largely dry but breezy across France, although the southeast will be affected by some showers. Dry and breezy for the Low Countries. Dry and fine for much of Germany but cloudier skies and some rain across eastern and southern regions here. Showers or longer spells of rain across Austria and Switzerland as well as Poland and through the Balkans.
Showers pushing into northwest Norway still but drier elsewhere. Dry for much of Sweden although some showers affecting parts of the north. Mostly dry but with cloudier skies across Finland. A dry day through the Blatics as well as Denmark.
Showers developing again across southern and eastern parts of Spain but drier elsewhere and over Portugal. A few scattered showers and cloudier skies across the Balearics as well as across Corsica and Sardinia. Italy will be mostly dry but with a few showers about, particularly further south. Heavy showers or longer spells of rain still affecting northern Greece, southern areas drier. Showers or longer spells of rain too for Turkey.
A mainly dry day across France although a few showers towards the southeast. Dry and fine for the Low Countries as well as Germany where there should be good spells of sunshine. A few isolated showers across Switzerland and Austria but mostly dry. A few scattered showers affecting the Balkan States but a more improved day compared to Saturday here.
Gale force winds towards Norway's coasts with rain pushing in to western areas. Dry across Sweden but southwesterly winds will strengthen. A weak front with light rain on it will pass east first thing over Finland then drier conditions behind. A breezy yet dry day through the Baltic States.