Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 15th May 2021
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Staying unsettled across Europe with showers or longer spells of rain. Drier through the Med.
Cloud will thicken across northern Spain and the far north of Portugal with some rain pushing into the coast here. Drir elsewhere. Dry and fine for the Balearic Islands and a better day across Sardinia and Corsica. Scattered showers for Italy although Sicily should remain largely dry. A few isolated showers across Greece and Turkey but mostly dry here.
Another band of rain will sweep from west to east across France on Saturday. The rain will also affect the Low Countries as well as Germany and the Alpine countries into northern Italy. Patchy rain will also affect Hungary and Slovakia. Western regions of Poland will also see spells of rain but it should stay largely dry further east.
Showers or longer spells of rain across southern parts of Norway and Sweden but mostly dry further north. Unsettled across Finland with showers or longer spells of rain throughout the country. Some rain across western areas first thing will soon clear to allow for a largely dry day through the Baltic States. Rain across northern Denmark but drier further south.
Still rain affecting the far north of Spain and Portugal on Sunday but elsewhere it should stay dry and fine. Dry and fine across the Balearics as well as for much of Italy and and the surrounding islands. A dry and fine day for Greece but showers expected for Turkey.
An unsettled day for France, the Low Countries, Germany as well as Austria and Switzerland, as low pressure circulates nearby bringing heavy showers as well as longer spells of rain at times. Some gusty winds too in places with strengthened winds towards French coasts. A band of rain will also push across Poland but will largely clear western areas through the day. Showers for northern Italy and the Balkan States.
Rain for southern parts of Sweden on Sunday which will eventually push into south Norway later. A few lighter showers further north here but mainly dry. Patchy rain across Finland. A band of rain will push across southern regions of the Baltics and track northwards through the day expected to affect Gotland in the afternoon. Unsettled weather across Denmark with showers or longer spells of rain.