Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 16th November 2019
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
Heavy bursts of rain continue to affect the central Mediterranean this weekend
Further outbreaks of rain and snow over northern Spain on Saturday but elsewhere across Spain and Portugal it's a dry and bright day. Central and northern parts of Italy see further heavy outbreaks of rain, dry and fine to the south. Heavy rain too for The Balkans. Cloudy for Greece but dry. Dry too for Turkey and bright here.
Low pressure continues to bring showery outbreaks of rain to western France. Cloudy with isolated showers to the east and for the Low Countries. Heavy rain clears north from Germany. Dry with variable amounts of cloud and a few sunny spells for Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary. Mostly fair for Switzerland and Austria with snow over the Alps.
Outbreaks of rain, some of it very heavy, spread north from Denmark across southern and central Sweden becoming increasingly wintry further north. Isolated showers for Estonia but elsewhere across the Baltics and Finland it's a fine and dry day. A bright day for western Norway with snow showers affecting eastern areas.
Showery outbreaks of rain with some heavy bursts embedded spread east across Portugal and Spain on Sunday while further heavy rain affects much of Italy and spreads in the Balkans. This turns to snow over the Italian Alps. A mostly dry but cloudy day for Greece with rain arriving to the far west later. Dry and bright for Turkey.
A dry and fine day for western France and the Low Countries. Outbreaks of rain and snow affect eastern France and later, through the evening, arrive in Benelux. Heavy snow and rain affect much of Switzerland and Austria while isolated wintry showers reach southern and western parts of Germany. A cloudy but dry day for the rest of Germany, Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary.
Outbreaks of rain and snow clear east from Sweden over Finland through Sunday leaving a mostly dry and fine day for Sweden and Norway with just occasional isolated showers. Mostly dry and fine too for Denmark and the Baltic States.