Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 18th September 2019
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Fine in much of central Europe, colder with heavy showers in Scandinavia and the far east of Europe
Further scattered thunderstorms for northern parts of Spain and Portugal on Wednesday. A mixture of cloudy skies and sunny spells to the south. Thundery showers also affecting northern Italy, Corsica, northern Sardinia and northern parts of the Balkans. Dry and sunny for southern Italy, Greece and Turkey.
Mostly dry and bright for France, Switzerland and Austria though some showers may affect the far south. Dry and bright too for much of Germany, the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Cloud builds over northern Germany and much of Poland bringing showers through the afternoon. These may be locally heavy over central Poland.
A breezy day for Denmark with sunny spells and showers for eastern areas. A bright and breezy day too for much of Sweden and Norway with scattered showers. Some more persistent rain or sleet for western coastal parts of Norway. Cloudy for Finland with just the odd isolated shower. Cloudy too for the Baltic States with more frequent showers and outbreaks of rain.
A few showers in northern and eastern Spain today. Fair in central and southern areas with plenty of sunshine. Further heavy showers in Corsica and Sardinia with central and southern Italy having thunderstorms too. Greece should be fair with sunshine. Staying fair over Turkey, more sunshine to come throughout the day.
A breezy day in France but there should be plenty of sunshine. More sunshine in the Low Countries and much of Germany. Some showers in Poland, heavy in the east. Austria and Hungary will be fair as will be Switzerland.
Cooler in Denmark with sunshine. Heavy showers and bright spells in the Baltic States. Scattered showers in Finland and cool as well. Sweden will be dry with sunshine. Some rain and cloud in western parts of Norway.