Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 7th October 2020
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
Showers and outbreaks of rain affect northern parts of Europe
A fine day across Spain and Portugal. Plenty of sunshine and dry weather here too. Further spells of sunshine in Corsica and Sardinia. There will be some showers in central and southern parts of Italy, drier to the north. Plenty of sunshine in Greece and Turkey as well as staying dry here.
Rain in northern France but fine in central and southern parts of France. Scattered showers in the Low Countries and across much of Germany. Poland will be dry with sunny spells. A fair day in Austria with heavy showers in Switzerland. Heavy rain also spreads across Slovakia and Hungary.
Heavy showers in Denmark and breezy too. Scattered showers across the Baltic States and Finland. Sunshine and showers for Sweden. The showers will be heavy in Norway with these merging to longer spells of rain at times.
Another fine day for Spain and Portugal. Dry and bright for the Balearic Islands, Corsica, Sardinia and Italy. Showers, some locally heavy, clear east from Greece to leave a dry and fine afternoon here. Heavy thundery showers for western Turkey while eastern areas stay dry and sunny.
Patchy outbreaks of rain for northern parts of France and Germany as well as for the Low Countries. Cloudy but dry for central and southern parts of France and Germany. A fair and dry day for Switzerland, Austria and the Czech Republic. Early rain clears east from southeast Poland, Slovakia and Hungary to leave a dry and bright day here.
Breezy with showers for Denmark, Sweden and Norway. These heavy over southern Denmark and at times over west-central Norway. Cloudy with scattered showers over Finland. Some brighter spells develop over the Baltic States but showers affect these countries too and will be at times heavy to the east.