Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 21st September 2019
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
Dry and bright conditions develop over Scandinavia; heavy rain affecting France
Heavy showers ease over eastern Spain but a band of heavy rain moves across Portugal and into western Spain later on Saturday. Isolated showers, some thundery, affecting the Balearic Islands, Corsica and Sardinia. A fair day for Italy with cloud building through the day. Mostly dry and sunny across Greece and Turkey, just the odd isolated shower here.
A mostly fair day for France though heavy, thundery showers will develop later for western and southern areas. Dry and bright for the Low Countries, Germany, Poland, the Czech Republic, Austria, Slovakia and Hungary. Cloud building over Switzerland though it should stay dry here.
A dry and sunny day for Denmark as well as southern portions of Norway and Sweden. Scattered showers, some of them wintry, over northern parts of Sweden and Norway and across much of Finland. Rain clears to the east over the Baltic States leaving a dry and bright end to the day.
A mixed day on Sunday for Iberia with scattered showers and sunny spells for Portugal, Spain and the Balearic Islands. Increasingly cloud over Italy and Corsica with heavy outbreaks of rain at times. Some of it thundery. Staying dry but overcast for Sardinia. A dry, warm and sunny day for the Balkans, Greece and Turkey.
A band of heavy, sometimes very heavy, rain sweeps across France and the Low Countries on Sunday. Cloud builds over Switzerland, Austria, Germany and the Czech Republic through the day though it should stay mostly dry here. Dry and sunny for Poland, Slovakia and Hungary.
A mostly dry and bright day for Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland and the Baltic States. There will be broken cloud at times and a few light showers may develop for to the far north and over central parts of Sweden.