Issued: 0530hrs Thursday 9th January 2020
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Rain and wind France, UK and Germany, fair to south
Dry in the south and east of Spain with good spells of sunshine. Northern Spain and western Portugal will be cloudy and damp, most of the rain in the north. The Balearics will be dry with good spells of sunshine throughout. Italy will be drier with good spells of sunshine. Greece should see plenty of sunshine. Breezy in Turkey with showers in the east and dry in the west.
Germany, the Low Countries and France will have heavy periods of rain. Southern and eastern France will be dry and bright, more sunny spells as well. Hungary, Austria and Switzerland will be dry with good spells of sunshine throughout the day.
Cloud and rain in Denmark. Southern areas of Sweden will be wet and cloudy too. dry and bright in the Baltic States and for Finland too. Northern Sweden will be dry with sunny spells. Cloud and periods of rain for western and southern Norway.
Fair in Portugal and western Spain, plenty of sunshine here. Rain in eastern Spain and the Balearics. Heavy showers in Corsica and northwest Italy, fair for the rest of Italy. Greece and Turkey should be fine too with more sunshine here through the day.
Showers and outbreaks of rain in eastern France, but fine in the west. Wind and rain in the Low Countries, but heavier rain in the north. Southern and eastern Germany are brighter with some showers. Breezy in Poland with showers and rain in the north, fair to the south. Fair in Austria and Hungary, but a few showers in Switzerland.
A wet day in Denmark with further spells of rain. Wet in southern Sweden and through the Baltic States. Bright spells in Finland, dry in northern Sweden. Heavy showers in western Norway.