Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 9th September 2020
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Rain and wind in northern Europe, mainly fair in central areas, some thundery showers in the south
Fair for much of Spain and Portugal on Wednesday. There is a risk of a few showers in eastern Spain too. Heavier showers in the Balearics as well as through Sardinia and Corsica. Italy will be dry with lots of sunshine. Remaining dry in Greece, windy in the east. Staying windy with sunshine in Turkey.
Showery bursts of rain in southern France. Fair in central mand northern areas, again with sunshine here. An area of rain affecting the Low Countries and northern Germany. Fair through Poland and southern Germany with more sunshine in Austria, Hungary and Switzerland.
Breezy with rain clearing to showers in Denmark. Heavier rain arrives in the Baltic States later. Wetter in southern Sweden but this also clearing to showers. Sunny spells and some showers in Finland as well as northern Sweden. Heavy showers affecting much of Norway, heaviest of the showers in the west where some may be wintry.
Sunshine in Portugal and Spain and staying dry here. Showers in the Mediterranean affecting Majorca and Menorca as well as Corsica and Sardinia where some of the showers will be heavy. Fair for Italy with more sunshine to come here. Staying sunny in Greece and Turkey.
Some thundery showers in the south of France. A scattering of showers in the far north of France. Elsewhere it should be dry with some sunshine. Scattered showers in the Low Countries and northern Germany. Some rain or showers in southern Poland and these affect the south of Germany too. Austria and Hungary as well as Switzerland will be dry with lots of sunshine.
Breezy in Denmark with some bright or sunny spells. Sunshine across Sweden and staying dry. Breezy with rain in the Baltic States as well as Finland. Norway will be cool and breezy, fair to the southeast but rain and showers affecting northern and western coasts.