Issued: 0530hrs Sunday 26th April 2020
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
Cooler air spreads across northern Europe
Heavy showers and thunderstorms in northern and eastern Spain. A few showers in Portugal, but some sunshine here too. Some scattered showers for Corsica and Sardinia as well as Sicily. The rest of Italy should be mostly dry with more sunshine. Greece is going to be warm and dry with plenty of sunshine. Turkey stays sunny and it will be warm too.
Thunderstorms or longer spells of rain in the southern half of France. Fair in the north with sunshine here. The Low Countries will be dry with sunshine. Germany should be mostly dry, again with more sunshine to come. Isolated showers in eastern Poland, fair in central and western areas.
Denmark should be dry with plenty of sunshine. Scattered showers in western parts of the Baltic States. More sunshine for Finland and Sweden. Norway will be cool with sunny spells, scattered showers on coasts.
Heavy showers and thunderstorms across Portugal and Spain but with some spells of sunshine in between. Scattered showers for Corsica, Sardinia, Sicily and southern Italy. Drier and brighter to the north but with some showers over the Alps. A sunny start for Greece and Turkey though showers, some thundery, develop here through the afternoon.
Thundery showers spread across much of France and across Switzerland and Austria too. Dry to the far northeast of France and for the Low Countries with good spells of sunshine here. A dry and mostly fine day for Germany, the Czech Republic and Poland though there may be more cloud around further east.
Outbreaks of rain, some heavy, for Denmark and southern parts of both Norway and Sweden on Monday. Drier but rather overcast for central and northern parts of Norway and Sweden. A dry and fine day for the Baltic States and Finland though isolated showers may develop over the far north of Finland.