Issued: 0530hrs Thursday 14th May 2020
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Heavy rain Spain and southern France, warm Greece and Turkey
Rain and unsettled weather affects the whole of Spain and Portugal today. The rain could be torrential in northern and eastern Spain. Fair for Corsica and Sardinia with some good spells of sunshine in much of Italy, although showers to the north. Greece and Turkey should be fine with more sunshine here.
Showers or longer outbreaks of rain in central and southern parts of France where it will be windy too. Drier in northern France. The Low Countries and Germany should be dry with some sunny spells. Fair for Hungary, but a few showers in Austria and Switzerland.
Fine for Denmark, some god spells of sunshine. A few showers affecting the Baltic States and these into Finland too. Further scattered showers across Sweden, with heavier showers in western and northern parts of Norway.
More thunderstorms and rain across Spain on Friday. There will be fair weather in the Balearics as well,as across most of Italy with more sunshine throughout the day. Greece will be dry with sunshine too.
Showers in southern France but fair for most of the country with sunny spells, although breezy. The Low Countries and Germany will be dry with sunny spells and it should stay dry in most of Poland as well. Southern Poland, Hungary and Austria as well as Switzerland may be cloudy with further showers.
Breezy in Denmark with a scattering of showers. Further showers and chilly in the Baltic States and Finland. Sweden should be dry with sunshine too. Heavier and more persistent showers affect western and northern Norway, some of these wintry.