Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 7th May 2022
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Thundery showers continue to affect central regions of Europe.
Largely dry, fine and warm again across Spain and Portugal with any morning showers across the Balearics moving offshore and away. Still scattered showers affecting Italy and the islands, though it does look to be drier across easternmost regions. Thundery showers affecting the Balkan States into northern Greece, though much of Greece and Turkey should be dry and sunny.
Scattered thunderstorms to affect more of France today though southern regions should stay mostly dry. Largely dry across the Low Countires and just a few showers through central Germany, largely dry elsewhere here. Heavy showers, some thundery across Austria and Switzerland. Largely dry through Poland.
Outbreaks of heavy rainfall across southern Sweden and Finland gradually clear to dry and fine weather from the west and push across the Baltic States in the afternoon. Windy though dry across north Sweden. Windy throghout Norway with rain, sleet and snow affecting northern and western areas. Rain first thing across Denmark will clear to a dry and bright day.
Staying dry, fine and very warm, even hot, across Spain and Portugal as well as the Balearic islands on Sunday. Much of Italy continues to see scattered showers, some heavy and thundery through Sardinia and Sicily. The Balkan States also seeing thundery, heavy showers. A few scattered showers affecting Greece but dry and fine through Turkey.
A better day through much of France though scattered showers still in the east. Showers continue to affect Switzerland and western areas of Austria, largely dry in the east here. Mostly dry and fine across Belgium and the Netherlands as well as Germany. Rain clearing from the north across Poland.
Mainly dry and fine across Scandinavia with the winds now easing up. There is however some rain and some snow affecting northern Norway still and possible light rain across parts of Finland.