Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Dry and fine central Europe, some rain in central Mediterranean
The slight risk of an isolated shower but Portugal, Spain and the Balearics will remain largely dry and sunny. Heavy rain or showers continue to circulate around Sardinia, Southern Italy and western parts of Greece but Corsica, Northern Italy and the Adriatic coast should stay dry with spells of sunshine. Showers around Eastern Greece and some of the islands but dry and mostly sunny in Turkey.
Showers move down through Central and Eastern France into Southern Germany, Austria and Switzerland with dry and brighter weather following. The Low Countries, Northern Germany and central and southeastern parts of Europe will be mostly dry with some sunshine and only isolated light showers but showers are more likely over Poland.
A mixture of sunshine and showers for Scandinavia, the showers most frequent around the northwest of Norway, Finland and the Baltic States. Cool for many central and northern areas but still fairly warm in the south.
A fair day in most of Portugal and Spain, although more cloud affecting eastern coasts with a chance of showers. Outbreaks of rain in the balearics with some heavier rain in eastern Sardinia and eastern Corsica. Wet for southern Italy but dry with sunny spells to the north. Greece should be mostly dry apart from a shower in the south. Turkey should be dry with sunny spells although breezy.
Sunny and dry in France and the Low Countries. Another fine autumn day in Germany and Poland. Austria and Hungary will be dry too with more sunshine to come. Switzerland remains dry with more sunshine here and feeling warm too.
Breezy with rather a lot of cloud in Denmark. Breezy with some bright spells and mild weather for the Baltic States. fair in Finland with sunny spells. Patch rain in central and southern Sweden. Norway will be breezy and damp with rain in the west.