Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 16th October 2019
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Rain and showers oi the north and west, fair to the east
Heavy rain in northwest Spain and Portugal on Wednesday. Fair for most of the rest of POrtugal and Spain with plenty of sunshine. It should stay fair in the Balearics too as well as Corsica and Sardinia. Italy should be mostly fair although there is a risk of some showers in the south. Greece will be dry and sunny whilst heavy showers and thunderstorms affect Turkey.
A band of rain in northern and western France, dry and sunny in the east and south. More rain to come through the Low Countries with some showers in northern Germany. Poland should be fine with good spells of sunshine. Scattered showers in western Hungary with dry and sunny conditions in Austria and Switzerland.
Wet in Denmark and southern Norway with heavy periods of rain. Fine for most of Sweden although high cloud makes the sunshine hazy. Fairin the Baltic States although showers affect Finland. Northern Norway should be fair with more sunshine to come here.
Showers in northern and western Spain as well as in Portugal. eastern and southern areas should be drier with sunny spells. Fair for the Balearics, Corsica and Sardinia with plenty of sunshine too in Italy. Greece should be dry with more sunshine ere. Scattered showers in central Turkey but dry to the south.
Heavy showers and the risk of some thunderstorms in France, most of them in central areas. Showers in the Low Countries as well as central Germany. Much of the rest of Germany and Poland should be dry with good spells of sunshine. Austria and Hungary should be dry with sunshine, whilst heavy showers affect Switzerland.
Sunshine and showers in Denmark, some heavy. The Baltic States should be dry with sunny spells and it should be fair in Finland too. Further showers, some of them heavy for Sweden. Norway will have a mix of sunshine and showers again.