Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 27th February 2021
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
High pressure dominates bringing largely dry and fine conditions
A fine morning in Portugal with good spells of sunshine. Staying sunny too through Spain. There will be further sunshine and fair conditions through Italy, the Balkans and Greece. More sunshine in Turkey as well.
Breezy through France but with broken cloud and some sunny spells. A few showers in southern France but dry elsewhere. Sunny too through the Low Countries and Germany. Breezy and bright in Poland. Fair across Hungary and Austria with more sunshine here. Switzerland will be breezy and dry with yet more sunshine.
Fair in Denmark, more sunny spells here. Breezy for the Baltic States with sunny periods. Staying bright in Finland but feeling chilly in the breeze. Fair for Sweden. Norway will be cloudier with rain in the west.
Some showers for eastern and southern parts of Spain as well as southern Portugal but elsewhere in Iberia it will be dry and bright. Some cloud for the Balearic Islands but staying dry. Mostly dry and bright for much of Italy, the Balkans and Greece with scattered showers to the south. Patchy rain for northern Turkey but elsewhere dry and fair.
Early showers clear from southern France to leave a dry and bright day across the country. Dry and bright too for Switzerland, Austria, southern Germany, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary. Cloudier for northern Germany, Poland and the Low Countries but staying mostly dry here.
Mostly dry and bright conditions extend to Denmark, the Baltic States and Finland as well as to southern parts of Sweden and Norway. Cloudier over northern parts of Norway and Sweden with some outbreaks of rain here.