Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 12th October 2021
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Mixed across Europe, storms in the north but better Iberia
Dry and fine for Spain and Portugal as well as through the Balearic Islands. Some showery rain affecting Corsica and Sardinia as well as northern parts of Sicily. The odd shower across Italy but mainly dry here. Thundery downpours clearing much of Greece through the day and moving into Turkey.
High pressure continues to be dominant across much of France, although outbreaks of rain are expected to push across north and east regions here as well as down the Low Countries and Germany, where it will feel cool. Showers across the Alpine countries too. A few showers cannot be ruled out across Italy but mainly dry here. Scattered showers across Poland. Mainly dry through the Balkan States.
Largely dry through Sweden and Norway but with showers affecting western parts of Norway. Some patchy rain across Finland but plenty of dry periods too. Showery rain affecting the Baltics. Some showers affecting Denmark initially but the day does look to improve here.
High pressure brings dry conditions with some bright or sunny spells. Scattered showers in the Balearics. Heavier showers for Corsica and Sardinia with heavier rain in southern parts of Italy. Northern Italy will have some showers. Western Greece having showers, the east should be drier. Turkey will be dry with some sunny spells.
France will have some sunny spells and should be dry. The Low Countries will be bright although with broken cloud. Germany will have some cloud and a few spots of rain. Further rain in southern Poland, but dry in the north. Hungary should be dry with some sunny spells, whilst showers affect Austria and Switzerland.
Denmark will be brighter with a few showers. Chilly with showers in the Baltic States and Finland. Fair for Sweden, more sunshine here. Rain and wind afecting the western parts of Norway, some of the rain will be heavy.