Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 13th December 2022
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Cold with some snow in northern Europe, very wet Spain and Portugal
Heavy rain affects much of Iberia on Tuesday, especially southern areas. The Balearics should be fair with some sunny spells. Further rain in Italy, this heavy in the south. Greece will be fair too, again plenty of sunshine. Rain in western Turkey, heavy at times.
France will have rain and some snow in central and southern areas. Northern France should be dry and bright. The Low Countries will be bright with sunny spells. Germany and Poland will be fair but cold, more sunshine to come here. Hungary and Austria should both be fair but some rain and snow in Switzerland.
Denmark will be cold and dry with broken cloud. Snow and strong winds in the Baltic States as well as Finland. Further nor in northern and eastern Sweden but dry to the south. Cold and frosty in Norway, some snow showers in the north.
Heavy rain again affects Spain and Portugal today. Rain reaching the Balearics later. Fair for most of Corsica and Sardinia with some heavy rain to come in southern Italy. Rain for western Greece but dry east and south. Fair for western Turkey but some rain in the east. France will have some rain and sleet in the north. Southern areas brighter with a few showers. Cold for the Low Countries but dry with some brightness. Cold and dry in northern Germany although some snow in the far south. Poland will have snow in central areas, but cold and dry in the north. Hungary should be dry and bright whilst Austria is also dry, although some rain and sleet in Switzerland.
Cold for Denmark with some sleet and snow at times. Snow too afecting the Baltic States and Finland as well as strong winds here. More snow showers in central and southern Sweden. Norway remins cold and wintry with snow showers, strong winds in the west as well.