Issued: 0530hrs Thursday 19th October 2017
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Cloud and rain to the west, fair and sunny in the east
Rain in northwest Spain on Thursday. Most of the rest of Spain and Portugal should be fine with sunshine. Rain affects the Balearics and this slipsinto Corsica and Sardinia. Italy is likely to be fine with good spells of sunshine. Greece and Turkey will be warm with lots of sunshine here.
France is likely to be seeing some rain and a few showers, the more persistent rain in the west. The Low Countries and northern germany will be cloudier with the risk of some rain. Southern and eastern Germany should be dry with sunny spells, whilst fair weather persists int Poland. Austria. Hungary and Switzerland should be mostly dry with sunny spells.
Cloud and outbreaks of rain in Denmark and southern Sweden. More rain and cloud in the south of Norway. The rest of Sweden and Norway should be dry with sunny spells. More sunshine in the baltic States and Finland too.
Some cloud and outbreaks of rain affecting western Portugal and northwest Spain. Eastern and southern areas of Spain will be fair with good spells of sunshine. Heavy showers in Corsica and Sardinia. Italy will be dry with lots of sunshine. Greece and Turkey are going to be dry too with plenty of sunshine.
Dry with sunny spells in France. The Low Countries may have some outbreaks of rain and these affecting Switzerland. Some cloud and rain in western Germany but dry in the east. Poland will have sunny spells and should be dry. Austria and Hungary will be fair too.
Wind and some cloud with outbreaks of rain in Denmark. Rain, some of it heavy with strong winds in southern Norway. The Baltic States should be dry and sunny with sunshine here. More sunshine to come in Finland and most of central and northern Sweden although with some rain in the south.