Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 22nd March 2017
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Rain and showers in the west, drier to the east
Fair in eastern and southern Sain today with good spells of sunshine. Cooler weather and windy to with showers or longer spells of rain across Portugal, western and northern parts of Spain. Sunny spells and dry weather in Italy with a few showers here and there. Greece sees mostly dry weather with good spells of sunshine. Some showers in the west and south of Turkey but drier elsewhere.
Unsettled with frequent, heavy showers for France. Showers or longer spells of rain in the Low Countries. Better for northern Germany and Poland with sunny spells here and dry weather too. Cloud and some outbreaks of rain in southern Portigal. Showers or rain affects Hungary and Austria as well as Switzerland.
A fair day in Denmark with sunny spells here. More dry weather with sunny periods for the Baltic States. Wind and chilly with some wintry showers in Finland. Fair across Sweden with more sunshine here. Heavy wintry showers and strong winds in northern and western Norway.
Low pressure brings an unsettled day through Spain and Portugal. Periods of showers and rain, some of it heavy and most affecting northern and western parts of Iberia. Showers in the Balearics and some heavy rain affects northern Italy. Southern Italy and Greece should be fine with good spells of sunshine, and it stays fine across Turkey too.
A wet day for much of France with heavy periods of rain. Windy in the far north of France and the Low Countries too. Germany should be dry with further spells of sunshine. A few showers and more cloud in Poland but dry for many. Hungary and Austria will be showery with some more persistent rain in Switzerland.
Fair for Denmark and dry with good spells of sunshine. Finland will b dry with more spells of sunshine to come here as well as southern Sweden. Windy in Finland and northern Sweden with showers here. Cloud and rain across central and northern Norway and windy to. Drier to the south.