Issued: 0530hrs Thursday 12th December 2019
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Wet and windy in much of Europe, drier to the east
Heavy rain in northern and western parts of Sain today. Wet to in central and northern parts of Portugal. Eastern and southern Spain should be dry with good spells of sunshine here. Dry with sunny spells in the Balearics whilst showers affect central and southern Italy. Greece will have showers on casts, with heavy showers in Turkey too.
Gales and heavy rain for much of France, most in the west. The Low Countries will be dry until evening and it should be dry in Germany and Poland as well. A few snow showers in Hungary, but dry for Austria and Switzerland.
Fair for Denmark, just a low risk of a shower later. Rain and sleet in eastern parts of Sweden, dry to the west. Broken cloud and a few showers in the Baltic States and Finland. Rain and snow in western Norway where it will be windy too.
Showers in Spain on Friday, most in the north. Portugal will have showers in northern areas too. Rain for Italy, some of it heavy in central and northern areas. Rain too in western Greece whilst heavy showers and thunderstorms affect western Turkey.
Breezy with rain in southern parts of France but showery to the north, feeling cold. Showers or loger spells of rain for the Low Countries and Germany. Dry and sunny in Poland. Hungary should be dry but some rain in western Austria, this affecting Switzerland too.
Cloudy with some patchy rain in Denmark. Breezy with outbreaks of rain for the Baltic States and some snow in Finland. Sweden should be mostly dry, some bright or sunny spells in the south. Dry over most of Norway and feeling cold.