Issued: 0530hrs Friday 22nd May 2020
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Fine and warm Mediterranean, thundery rain central and northern Europe
Sunny and dry over Spain and Portugal today. It is going to be staying fine across the Balearics as well as Corsica and Sardinia. Plenty of sunshine to come in Italy. Scattered showers in western Greece but fair in the east. Heavy, thundery rain in western Turkey but fair in the east.
France is going to be dry with plenty of sunshine. A few showers affecting the Low Countries. Thundery showers in the Low Countries and northern Germany, with Poland being dry and sunny. It stays fair in Hungary, but showers affect Austria and Switzerland.
A few showers in western parts of Denmark, fair in the east. Sweden will have a fine day with plenty of sunshine. Cool with sunshine in the Baltic States and Finland. A few showers affecting western parts of Norway.
Fair for Portugal and Spain again today, plenty of sunshine for both. It stays fine through Corsica and Sardinia as well as Italy. Isolated showers in western Greece, otherwise fair with good spells of sunshine. Fine too in western Turkey, a few showers in the east.
Thundery rain and showers affect central and eastern France. Fine in northern areas with sunny spells. Fresh in the Low Countries with sunny spells here. Some showers in northern Germany, but rain in the east. This rain tracks through Poland. Further showers in Austria and Hungary as well as Switzerland.
Sunny spells and scattered showers in Denmark. Rain for southern Sweden, turning to heavy showers. Fine for Denmark with sunshine, and this sunny weather extends to Finland too. Heavy showers for Norway.