Issued: 0530hrs Thursday 30th March 2017
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Rain for northwest Spain today but fine elsewhere with plenty of sunshine. It will be staying sunny too across Portugal. The Balearics will be dry and sunny as well as being warm. Fair too in Italy with sunshine here. heavy showers affecting the south of Greece and Turkey.
Fine weather for France with plenty of sunshine throughout the day. The Low Countries should be fair too, again with good sunny spells. Some cloud and drizzle affecting northern Poland and northern Germany otherwise the day is going to be fair with good sunny spells.
Rain affects Denmark with some heavy periods of rain in southern Norway. Sweden should be fair with sunny spells here although there will be cloud and rain to the south. The Baltic States and Finland are probably going to be dry with sunny spells throughout the day.
Rain in northwest Spain on Friday. The rest of Spain and Portugal will be dry with sunny spells. Plenty of sunshine affecting the Balearics and Italy and feeling warm here as well. Fair for southern Greece but some showers in the north. Heavy showers and thunderstorms affecting Turkey.
Rain and wind in western France but fair and sunny to the east. Lots of sunshine in the Low Countries and Germany as well as Poland. More sunshine to come through Austria, Hungary and Switzerland.
Fair and mild in Denmark once morning cloud clears. Rain affects the south of Norway and central Sweden. Rain afecting the Baltic States with some showers for Finland. Fair across central and northern parts of Norway.