Issued: 0530hrs Sunday 9th January 2021
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Wet in much of central and southeastern Europe, turning colder in Scandinavia
Some heavy showers affecting the north of Spain on Sunday. Fair for the rest of Portugal and Spain though. Some sunshine in the Balearics and dry. Chilly an unsettled in Italy with some heavy periods of rain here. Showers and rain affecting western Greece. Wet for western and southern Turkey with some heavy rain here.
Wet across western, central and southern France. Rain may be heavy bat times. Showers in the Low Countries, some of them heavy. Showers for northern Germany and Poland. Rain affecting Austria and Hungary and this will be heavy in western Switzerland.
Cloudy and damp for Denmark. Fair in the Baltic States although chilly. Chilly conditions too in Finland as well as much of central and northern Sweden. Norway will be dry with some sunshine.
More rain in northern Spain through Monday. The rest of Spain and Portugal should be fair with god 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.