Issued: 0530hrs Thursday 16th January 2020
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Dry in eastern and central Europe, wind and rain to the west
Rain in Spain and northwest Portugal on Thursday. Eastern and southern Spain and Portugal should be fair with sunny spells. Sunshine in the Balearics, a few showers for Corisca and Sardinia. Italy will have some morning mist and fog, this clearing to leave sunny spells. Breezy with rain in eastern and southern Greece, wet in Turkey, heavy rain to the south.
Wind in France, rain in the northwest. Fair for the Low Countries and Germany, more sunshine here and mild. Fair for Poland and Hungary, dry conditions throughout. Staying dry for Switzerland too.
Denmark will be bright and dry, more sunshine here. Breezy for southern Sweden and the Baltic States, dry here with good spells of sunshine and warm. Breezy in Finland, mostly dry. Mild for southern Norway, some rain in the west, but snow and cooler weather to the north.
Better weather for most of Spain and Portugal with dry conditions and sunshine. Cloud and showery rain affecting the Balearics. Some rain in northwest Italy, otherwise dry with sunny spells. Greece will have a few showers in the east, but should be mostly dry. Showers or rain in southern Turkey, dry overall though. France with some showers in the west. Wet for the Low Countries, a risk of some heavy rain here. Fair for central and eastern Germany, but some rain in the west. Fair in Poland with good spells of sunshine. Further sunshine in Austria and Hungary but some rain for western Switzerland.
Cloud and showery rain for Denmark. Breezy and dry in the Baltic States and Finland. Broken cloud but dry for much of Sweden. Colder with some snow showers in the west of Norway.