Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 11th May 2022
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Fine much of central and southern Europe although some showers in Switzerland and Hungary
A few showers across northern Spain on Wednesday. The rest of the country should be dry with lots of sunshine. Staying fair across Portugal with more sunshine here. The Balearics will be dry too and sunny. Italy should be mostly dry with lots of sunshine although there may be a few showers across southern Italy and Sicily. Greece will be fair with lots of sunshine and most of Turkey should be fine although there may be a few thundery showers in land in the afternoon.
Showers developing in parts of France although these will be well scattered. An area of cloud and some showery rain affecting the Low Countries and northern Germany. More persistent rain in northern Poland, but the south of Poland should be dry. Hungary will be dry with sunny spells, and Austria should be fair too.Some showers developing in Switzerland.
Further rain affects Denmark and windy weather here as well.The Baltic states will become wetter later in the day. Finland should be dry with sunny spells. Wet across the south of Sweden with some heavy bursts of rain. Heavy, thundery showers affecting southern Norway with some rain in the north.
Some thundery showers in northern Spain on Thursday. Sunny spells and mainly dry for the rest of Iberia. Fair weather across the central Mediterranean bringing sunshine into Italy. Greece and Turkey should be dry and very warm with more sunshine to come here.
Rain and cloud in southern parts of France, most of the rain being showery. Central and northern areas should be dry with sunshine. Fair for the Low Countries and Germany with more sunshine here. Poland is going to be fair too, plenty of sunshine to come. Hungary will have some cloud and outbreaks of rain. Heavier, thundery rain affecting Austria and Switzerland.
Breezy in Denmark with some sunny spells. Windy across southern Sweden, a few spells of sunshine to come here too. The Baltic States will have strong west winds but should be dry albeit cloud. Rain and strong winds in Finland. Norway is set to have rain and showers in western areas, feeling cool in the strong west winds here too.