Issued: 0530hrs Thursday 14th March 2019
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Staying windy and wet in northern Europe, but better to the south
Dry and sunny across Spain and Portugal. fair too in the Balearics. Showers for the south of Italy, but fair in central and northern parts of Italy. Greece will be cloudy and wet. Turkey will have some sunny spells but also showers in the east.
Wet and windy in much of central Europe. heavy periods of rain passing through France, germany and the Low Countries as well as into Germany. Breezy with sunny spells and showers across Poland. Hungary will be fair with sunny spells. Showers then rain in Austria and Switzerland, windy here as well.
Chilly with some showers or rain and sleet in Denmark. Windy with some cloud and rain affecting the Baltic States. Breezy with cloud and sleet or rain across Finland. Chilly with broken cloud and a few wintry showers in Sweden. Norway will be cold with sunshine and scattered snow showers.
Another fair day in Spain and Portugal with plenty of sunshine. Remaining dry in the central mediterranean, dry through Italy. Scattered showers in Greece with heavier showers or longer spells of rain in Turkey.
Fair in southern parts of France. Windy with cloud and rain in northern France. More rain and strong winds across Germany, the rain heavy at times. Poland will be brighter although some rain in the west later. More rain and cloud for Hungary and wet and windy weather in Switzerland and Austria.
Rain and snow in southern Norway and this affecting Denmark as well. Rain in Finland and breezy here. Staying cloudy and breezy for Finland too. Central and northern Sweden will be dry and brighter. Showers in northern Sweden and cold here.