Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 7th November 2020
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Western parts of Europe seeing rain but largely dry elsewhere.
Heavy showers continue to affect Portugal and Spain but good spells of sunshine will develop in between. Showers tend to fade over eastern Spain later. Rain fades from the Balearic Islands while it is a fine day for Corsica and Sardinia. Italy and Sicily see dry and sunny conditions on Saturday. Greece and Turkey are mostly sunny and dry though isolated showers may develop at times.
Pressure lowers over France bringing increasingly cloudy conditions and heavy outbreaks of rain which spread from the southwest. Staying dry and sunny across the Low Countries, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary. Early cloud clears east from Poland to leave a dry and sunny day here too.
Patchy rain affects the far north of Denmark's Jutland Peninsula though it clears to leave a dry and sunny afternoon here. Patchy cloud and rain for southern parts of Norway and Sweden while it stays dry, bright and breezy further north, away from the coast. Patchy cloud and rain also affect Finland but the Baltic States look to see dry and fine conditions on Saturday.
A rather wet and cloudy day on Sunday across much of Portugal with some heavy bursts of rain in places. Cloudy with patchy rain across western Spain but drier and brighter further east. Rain clearing the easternmost Balearic islands first thing to allow for a dry day thereafter. Largely dry across Italy as well as Greece and Turkey but the odd isolated shower cannot be ruled out here.
Patchy light rain across parts of central and eastern France but elsewhere mainly dry with sunny spells. A dry and fine day across the Low Countries as well as Germany. Some patchy rain moving into western parts of Switzerland but drier further east. Dry and fine for Ausrtia and the Balkan countries. Poland too will be dry but Greece and Turkey may still see an isolated shower in one or two places.
A dry and fine day across Denmark. Dry too for southern Norway and much of Sweden as well as Finland, although rain will affect northern parts of Norway and the northwestern areas of Sweden. Dry with light winds across the Baltic States.