Issued: 0530hrs Friday 3rd April 2020
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Fine much of central and southern Europe, colder to north with wintry showers
A fair day on Friday across Spain and Portugal. A few showers for Sardinia, but mostly dry with sunny spells. Greece will be dry with sunny spells. Fair too in Turkey with more sunshine here.
France will be dry with more sunshine and apart from some showers in the east, it should be dry. Scattered showers in the Low Countries, but mostly dry across Germany with some bright or sunny spells. Poland will have sunny spells, a few showers to the north but dry in the south. Hungary and Austria will be dry with sunny spells, staying fair for Switzerland as well.
Cool with scattered showers across Denmark. Breezy in the Baltic States with a few showers. Wintry showers in Finland, feeling cool and staying breezy here. Cool again in Sweden with some good spells of sunshine. Snow showers and feeling colder in Norway.
Showers in western Portugal on Saturday. Fair across much of central and eastern Spain as well as the Balearics. Italy is going to be fair too with plenty of sunshine. Thundery rain in much of Greece. This thundery rain affects western Turkey too. Most of central and eastern Turkey is going to be dry.
France is going to be warm and sunny as well as dry. More sunshine in the Low Countries. Germany is dry too with more sunshine. The sunshine also affecting Poland and extending into Austria and Hungary as well as Switzerland.
Sunny and dry in Denmark. Cool with wintry showers in the Baltic States. Further showers in Finland, some heavy. The wintry showers also affecting northern Sweden but the south should be dry. Heavy snow showers over northern and western coasts of Norway, drier to the south.