Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 8th March 2023
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Wind, rain and sleet in central Europe, fair to the south
Heavy showers and some longer spells of rain in Portugal and northern Spain. Eastern Spin should be dry with sunshine, although a few showers in the south. Fair for the Balearics, Corsica and Sardinia. A few showers in western Italy, brighter in the east. Sunny and dry in Greece. Showers in western Turkey but fair in central and eastern areas.
Windy and wet in France with some heavy rain in the west and north. Fair for the Low Countries and northern Germany. Rain and cloud in southern Germany with some sleet and snow. Fair for northern Poland, sleet and snow in the south. Hungary will be fair and dry with sunshine. Cloudy and damp for Austri with rain and sleet, staying wet for Switzerland.
Showers for Denmark. Windy and wet in the Baltic States, a risk of sleet and snow. Further snow in Finland and windy here as well. Some snow showers in eastern areas of Sweden but fair for other areas. Fair for much of Norway, some snow showers north and west.
Showers for much of central Spain with cloud and rain in the north. Fair for Portugal and for southeastern Spain, sunshine here. Scattered showers in western Italy but dry for the rest of the country. Greece will be dry with good spells of sunshine. Turkey should be dry too with some sunshine here.
Rain in western France, turning windy here. Rain for the Low Countries. Dry and chilly in Germany and Poland. Some sleet and snow affecting Hungary and Austria with some showers in Switzerland.
Fair for Denmark with sunny spells. The Baltic States will be bright with sunny spells. Finland should be bright and dry too. Sweden will be fair, some more sunshine. Norway is set to be cold with snow showers, most of them in the north.