Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 30th September 2020
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Rain in France, fine through the Mediterranean and Scandinavia
Dry and mostly fair for Portugal and Spain though a band of heavy rain arrives to the far northwest of Spain later. Dry and fine for the Balearic Islands and Italy though one or two showers may develop over western parts of the country later. Dry and sunny for much of Greece and Turkey though outbreaks of rain may affect Black Sea coastal parts of Turkey at times.
A cloudy start with scattered showers for the northwestern half of France, the Low Countries and western Germany with a band of heavy rain arriving over northwest France later. Dry and fine for Switzerland, eastern Germany and much of the Czech Republic. Early showers fade over Austria while an area of rain spreads into southeastern Poland, Slovakia, the western Czech Republic and western Hungary. This may be locally heavy.
Mostly cloudy with patchy outbreaks of rain for Demark and southern Norway. Mostly dry and bright for southern Sweden but cloudier further north and for Finland with isolated showers. Cloud builds over the southern Baltic States but it should stay mostly dry here with the best of the sun for Latvia.
Fair for most of Spain and Portugal with plenty of sunshine. There will be outbreaks of rain over northern coasts of Spain. More sunshine in the Balearics as well as Corsica and Sardinia. A few showers in the far north of Italy, fair in central and southern areas. Greece will be fair with plenty of sunshine. Turkey should be fair apart from a few showers in the south.
Rain and wind in central and northern France, fair to the south. Spots of rain i the Low Countries and western parts of Germany. The eastern half of Germany will be brighter and dry. Poland should be dry with sunny spells throughout. The sunshine extends to Hungary. Austria and Switzerland having a mix of sunshine and scattered showers.
Breezy in Denmark with good spells fo sunshine. Breezy too in the Baltic States, more sunshine here. Staying sunny and fair across Finland with a strong wind too. Moe sunshine to come in Sweden as well as Norway.