Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 6th October 2015
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Unsettled in western Europe, dry in Scandinavia
It continues windy and unsettled across much of western Europe. Heavy showers to affect Britain, France, The Low Countries and Germany. Outbreaks of heavy rain are forecast for Denmark eastern parts of Germany and Across The Alps into Switzerland.
Some heavy showers to come across parts of Italy today and quite warm in the south. Some heavy showers too around Corsica and Sardinia. A better day to come across Spain with showers in the west and across parts of Portugal. Some rain to come across Croatia and Austria. Fair and dry across much of the Balkans into western Turkey.
A number of showers to come across eastern Turkey. Colder across Russia with snow showers in the north, dry in the south. Fair and dry across the Baltic States, Belarus and Poland with showers across the Ukraine. Rather cold across Norway, Sweden and Finland but fine and dry with sunny spells. Overnight temperatures will be below freezing across Scandinavia, northern Russia and the Baltic Region.
Fair for Portugal and Spain with good spells of sunshine for most. Some showers in the Balearics but more persistent rain affecting parts of Italy. Showers in Greece, but then fair with sunny spells across Turkey.
A fair day for much of France with sunny spells here. loud and some spots of rain affecting the Low Countries. Cloud and some rain in Germany and Poland, where it will be breezy too. Fair for Switzerland and Hungary as well as Austria.
Breezy in Denmark with cloud and some showers here. Dry in the Baltic States with broken cloud and sunny spells. Fair and dry in Finland, and staying dry across Sweden too. Another dry day in Norway with some sunny spells here.