Issued: 0530hrs Thursday 9th March 2023
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Unsettled across north Europe with high winds, sleet and snow
Showers for much of central Spain with cloud and rain in the north. Fair for Portugal and for southeastern Spain, sunshine here. Scattered showers in western Italy but dry for the rest of the country. Greece will be dry with good spells of sunshine. Turkey should be dry too with some sunshine here.
Rain in western France, turning windy here. Rain for the Low Countries. Dry and chilly in Germany and Poland. Some sleet and snow affecting Hungary and Austria with some showers in Switzerland.
Fair for Denmark with sunny spells. The Baltic States will be bright with sunny spells. Finland should be bright and dry too. Sweden will be fair, some more sunshine. Norway is set to be cold with snow showers, most of them in the north.
An improved day for much of Spain and Portugal though more cloud and strengthened winds expected along northern coasts. Dry and fine across the Balearics. Some blustery showers through parts of Italy but most will be dry with sunny spells. Heavy rain moves in across the Balkans into north and west Greece. Cloudy with a few scattered showers further south here and across the Turkish resorts.
A wet and very windy morning across northern France though the winds do continue to ease back. Outbreaks of rain push in from the west. A wet and windy day across the Netherlands and Germany with some rain transitioning into snow for a time. Snow showers across Switzerland and parts of Austria. Some showery rain through Poland otherwise dry with sunny spells here.
Breezy across Denmark with a mix of rain, sleet and snow to the south and east. Snow showers across parts of Norway though largely dry through Sweden and Finland. Windy across the Baltic region with snow across Lithuania. Drier further north.