Issued: 0530hrs Monday 7th October 2019
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
Low pressure moves into northwestern Europe bringing unsettled conditions
A dry day for the Iberian peninsula - cloudier over southern Portugal and southwest Spain, bright to the north and east. Early showers clear away from the Balearics leaving a dry and fine day here too. Heavy thundery showers for much of Italy and Greece while Turkey sees a dry and sunny day with just occasional showers to the south.
Early showers clear from eastern France and southern Germany to leave a fair day with variable amounts of cloud for France, the Low Countries and Germany. Dry and fair too for Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary though there be be the odd shower for northern Poland. A few wintry showers over the Alps too but mostly fair for Switzerland and Austria too.
Another dry and sunny day for Denmark, Norway and Sweden though cloud starts building into southwest Norway later. Mostly fair for Finland and the Baltic States with light, scattered showers at times - these wintry in nature for Finland.
Mostly fair once again for Portugal and Spain. Variable amounts of cloud around for Portugal and western Spain, brighter to the east. Isolated showers for northern Spain too. Dry and sunny for the Balearic Islands and much of Italy - a few showers perhaps to the far south. Thundery showers continue for Greece, spreading into northwestern parts of Turkey too.
Outbreaks of rain and showers spreading across northwestern France, the Low Countries, Germany, the Czech Republic and Poland. The far southeast of France stays dry and bright. Dry and bright too for Switzerland, Austria and Slovakia though cloud builds into northern areas. A sunny and dry day for Hungary.
A breezy and wet day for Denmark and southern parts of Norway and Sweden with frequent outbreaks of rain. Isolated wintry showers affect northern parts of Norway and Sweden and much of Finland too. A cloudy day for the Baltic States with scattered showers.