Issued: 0530hrs Friday 5th May 2023
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
A settled Scandinavia with dry and fine weather
Becoming hazy across northern and western regions of Spain and Portugal though rain is not expected to reach the far northwest of Spain until evening. The odd shower or two developing across southeast Spain and moving in to the Balearics overnight, otherwise dry and fine. Dry with plenty of sun across Italy. Showery through Greece with heavy showers affecting Turkey.
Showery rain affecting parts of France though many areas staying dry with sunny spells. Cloudier with some patchy rain through Belgium and the Netherlands. Outbreaks of rain affecting many regions of Germany. Windy yet dry across Poland. Larely dry across east Europe.
Windy across Denmark with rain pushing in later here. High pressure over Scandinavia will keep conditions dry and fine across much of Norway, Sweden and Finland. Dry with plenty of sunny spells also across the Baltics.
Cloud and outbreaks of rain progressively move eastwards across Spain and Portugal, though many areas will remain dry. A few showers reach Ibiza by evening otherwise it will be a dry and fine day across the Balearics. A few developing showers across Italy but most staying dry. Showers widespread across Greece and Turkey in the morning, easing in the afternoon.
Mixed again across France with some heavy showers about. Heavy and thundery showers continue to affect Switzerland into Austria. Rather cloudy with showery rain through the Low Countries. Largely dry across Germany. Rain through southern and western areas of Poland, otherwise dry here.
Denmark is breezy though not as windy as Friday. High pressure remains over Scandinavia keeping the weather dry and fine thruoghout, though a few morning mist and fog patches are to be expected.