Issued: 0530hrs Monday 4th May 2020
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
Further thundery downpours for Turkey as low pressure stays nearby
Mostly dry and fine for Iberia though heavy rain arrives to the far northwest of Spain and far north of Portugal later. Dry and sunny for the Balearic Islands, Corsica, Sardinia and Italy. Early showers clear east from Greece to leave a dry and bright day here. Showers, some of them heavy and thundery, continue for Turkey but tend to fade through the day.
Mostly fine for France with a few showers to the far northeast, these affect the Low Countries too. Showers for Germany too, these heaviest to the south. Showers affect Austria, the Czech Republic and western Poland also. These may organise over central Poland to form a band of heavy, thundery rain that spreads eastward. This also affects Slovakia and northern Hungary.
Dry and fine for Denmark and for the Baltic States too though there may be isolated showers here at times. Dry and fine for much of Norway, Sweden and Finland though scattered showers affect southern areas.
Patchy outbreaks of rain affect the far northwest of Spain and far north of Portugal while isolated showers may pop up over eastern Spain. Otherwise a fine day for much of Iberia. A dry and fine day too for Italy and Greece with good spells of sunshine here. Thundery showers, some heavy, continue to affect much of Turkey.
Outbreaks of rain, some heavy, affect the northwestern half of France though this tends to ease through the day. Mostly dry and fine for the Low Countries and Germany, though some rain may spread into far southern areas. Sunny with scattered showers for Poland and the Czech Republic while Switzerland and Austria see some heavy outbreaks of rain.
Dry and sunny for Denmark as well as much of Norway and Sweden. Isolated showers affect northwestern Norway and the far southeast of Sweden at times. Cloudier with outbreaks of rain for the Baltic States and southern Finland though it tends to become drier and brighter through the day.