Issued: 0530hrs Monday 6th March 2023
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Mixed across Europe and turning colder in the north.
Another band of heavy rain moves across Portugal into western Spain today. Eastern areas cloudy but staying largely dry. Cloudier today across the Balearics with some scattered showers. Scattered showers also affect Italy and the islands. Western Greece will stay cloudy with some showery rain, while the east and Turkey should remain dry.
Some scattered showers affecting northern France, otherwise it will be dry and mostly fine with sunshine. Windy with some showers across the Low Countries heading in to Germany, though the south should be mostly dry and less windy. A few scattered showers across southern Austria. The north and through Switzerland should be dry with sunny spells. Breezy and cloudy but mostly dry across Poland.
Turning wet and windy across Denmark with the higher ground seeing sleet and possible snow. Snow showers brushing western areas of Norway, otherwise cold and dry here. Largely dry yet cold across Sweden and Finland. Scattered showers through the Baltics and feeling chilly particularly where exposed to the wind.
An improving day across much of Spain and Portugal though more cloud and patchy rain moves into the northwest later. Showers pass through the Balearics earlier then a drier and brighter day develops. Scattered showers across Italy though many will stay dry. Heavier rain pushes into Sardinia and Corsica later. Dry and fine across the far south of Italy and Sicily. Cloudy with showery rain across Greece and Turkey.
Windy across parts of France with outbreaks of rain clearing western areas. Heavy rain, some sleet and possible snow over any higher ground, pushes in to Belgium and Holland and on into west Germany. Largely dry across east Germnay. Cloudy and breezy across the Alpine regions with rain, sleet and snow showers. Windy across Poland with a band of rain moving across the north and west.
Feeling bitterly cold though bright with sunny spells and wintry showers across Denmark. High winds and a mix of rain, sleet and snow pushes across south Sweden into the Baltic region. Snow showers affect Norway. Largely dry across Finland.