Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 7th September 2021
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Heavy rain and thunderstorms developing across France midweek
Some mixed weather continues for northern parts of Portugal as well as northwest Spain. Drier elsewhere. Dry and fine through the Balearic islands, Sardinia and Corsica as well as much of mainland Italy, however, thunderstorms developing across Sicily. Mostly dry and fine for Greece and Turkey.
Mostly dry across France but some rain, heavy in places, pushing in to western regions later. A few showers developing across western parts of Austria too but generally a dry day with good spells of sunshine elsewhere across northern and eastern Europe.
Wet and windy across northern parts of Norway into western regions of Sweden with some showery rain across Finland, but largely dry elsewhere. Dry for the Baltics as well as Denmark where there should be good spells of sunshine.
Showery rain affecting the far north of Spain with and northern and western parts of Portugal. Dry and fine elsewhere. One or two showers could push through the Balearic Islands but largely dry here. Scattered showers across Sardinia as well as Corsica and Sicily, these turning heavy and thundery across central and western regions of Italy. Thunderstorms across parts of eastern Greece and western Turkey.
Heavy and thundery rain pushing eastwards across France, although far eastern regions should remain largely dry. Dry across the Low Countries, though cloud will build here. Germany also staying dry as well as northern Italy and the rest of eastern Europe. Possible showers developing in west Switzerland.
Heavier rain moving into parts of west Norway but largely dry and much warmer further south and southeast. Mostly dry across Sweden, although northwestern regions seeing blustery showers. Breezy for Finland but mainly dry. Dry, fair and reasonably warm across Denmark and the Baltic States.