Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 12th August 2020
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Unsettled with showery rain, heavy and thundery in places, across northwest Europe. Also with heavy showers over the Alpine countries. Largely dry elsewhere.
Heavy and thundery showers will become confined to northern parts of Spain as well as northern parts of Portugal. Dry and fine elsewhere. A few thundery showers across the Balearics in the morning but should become dry and fine later on. Largely dry and fine across Italy, Sicily, Sardinia and Corsica. A largely dry and fine day for Greece and Turkey.
Thundery, heavy showers affecting northern and western regions of France through Wednesday. The Low Countries will also see cloudy skies and showers. Germany looks to be mostly dry although the far south could see some showers. Showers, some heavy and thundery, developing through the day across Switzerland and Austria and moving into Hungary and Croatia. Otherwise a largely dry today across much of eastern Europe.
High pressure weakens slightly on Wednesday to allow for possible showers to develop across mainly Sweden and Finland but plenty of dry conditions too. largely dry and fine through the Baltic States and Denmark.
A mostly dry and fine day for Spain and Portugal although a few scattered showers developing in the far northeast of Spain. Dry through the Balearic islands and mostly dry across Sardinia and Corsica. A dry and sunny day throughout much of Italy as well as Sicily. Some scattered showers for Greece but staying dry through Turkey.
Unsettled conditions across much of France and the Low Countries with showery outbreaks of rain about. Some scattered showers across Germany but plenty of dry conditions here too. Thundery, heavy showers still across Austria, Switzerland and Hungary. Largely dry across Poland and the rest of eastern Europe.
High pressure shifts further east; Sweden and Finland will be mostly dry and fine although Norway will see spells of rain push into mostly western and southern regions. The Baltic States will stay mostly dry but with some showers in the far east. A dry and fine day for Denmark.