Issued: 0530hrs Monday 10th January 2021
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Thundery, heavy rain in the SE Mediterranean
More rain in northern Spain through Monday. The rest of Spain and Portugal should be fair with good spells of sunshine. A few showers in the Balearics but some heavier rain across Corsica and Sardinia. Low pressure gives rain and some sleet in central Italy, the south of Italy also being wet. Heavy, thundery rain in Greece with snow in the mountains. Rain in western and southern Turkey.
Some showers in western and southern France but dry in the north. Fair for the Low Countries with morning mist and fog patches. It may start misty and murky in Germany too, a risk of some rain or snow in the far south. Poland will be cold with some snow showers in the east and south but dry in the north and west. Cold for much of Hungary and Austria as well as Switzerland with some snow showers here.
Denmark will have a scattering of showers. Chilly for the Baltic States but dry. More dry weather in Finland, although cold here. Staying cold through Sweden. Norway may have a wintry showers in the south whilst most of the country is dry.
Portugal is mainly dry and fine as well as much of Spain. Some patchy rain across the far northwest of Spain and the far southeast. An improving day for the Balearic islands. A better day for Corsica and Sardinia as well as Italy as any lingering rain should clear from the south later. Still heavy, thundery rain across Greece and Turkey.
Thicker cloud and patchy rain across the very far north of France into coastal areas of the Low Countries, drier elsewhere. Low cloud and mist but dry conditions for Germany as well as Poland. Dry through Switzerland and Austria. Some patchy rain affecting the Balkans.
Rain moving into western parts of Denmark. Windy with gales across north Norway with wintry showers here but drier and calmer further south. Cloudy through central and southern Sweden but mainly dry. Some patchy rain affecting Finland. Dry though with some possible mist and fog patches affecting the Baltics.