Issued: 0530hrs Sunday 16th May 2021
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Northern Europe staying unsettled but drier and sunnier through the Mediterranean.
Still rain affecting the far north of Spain and Portugal on Sunday but elsewhere it should stay dry and fine. Dry and fine across the Balearics as well as for much of Italy and and the surrounding islands. A dry and fine day for Greece but showers expected for Turkey.
An unsettled day for France, the Low Countries, Germany as well as Austria and Switzerland, as low pressure circulates nearby bringing heavy showers as well as longer spells of rain at times. Some gusty winds too in places with strengthened winds towards French coasts. A band of rain will also push across Poland but will largely clear western areas through the day. Showers for northern Italy and the Balkan States.
Rain for southern parts of Sweden on Sunday which will eventually push into south Norway later. A few lighter showers further north here but mainly dry. Patchy rain across Finland. A band of rain will push across southern regions of the Baltics and track northwards through the day expected to affect Gotland in the afternoon. Unsettled weather across Denmark with showers or longer spells of rain.
Largely dry and fine for Spain and Portugal to start the new week. Staying dry and sunny across the Balearic Islands and the rest of the Mediterranean although a few scattered showers could affect central parts of Italy.
Staying unsettled across much of France once again although it does look to improve across the far south of France. Wet with heavy showers or longer spells of rain again across the Low Countries, Germany as well as Switzerland and Austria. Showers for the Czech Republic and heavy showers down the Balkans. Starting largely dry across Poland but rain pushing in later.
More rain pushing in across central and southern Sweden. Showers across south Norway but largely dry elsewhere here. Rain spreading up into southern Finland but it should stay largely dry across central and northern areas. Showers towards the southern Baltic region but longer spells of rain pushing across more northern areas. Showers across Denmark, these becoming confined to eastern areas.