Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 28th February 2018
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Rain and wind for Spain and Portugal, very cold across northern Europe
Cloud and rain across Portugal and Spain on Wednesday. More cloud in the Balearics although dry here. The risk of some cloud and drizzle in Corsica and Sardinia. Fair for Greece with sunny spells, some snow and cloud in central and northern Turkey.
Cloud and some sleet and snow in central and southern France. Northern France will be bitterly cold and mostly dry. Staying very cold in the Low Countries and northern parts of Germany. Drier in southern Germany, Austria and Hungary as well as Switzerland, but staying cold here.
A bitterly cold day through Denmark with some snow flurries. Very cold too in the Baltic States and Finland. Staying very cold across Sweden. Plenty of sunshine but staying cold in Norway too.
Wind, cloud and rain affecting much of Spain and Portugal again. Most of the rain in the west and north of Iberia with a risk of gales in the south. Showery rain may affect the Balearics too. Cloud and some drizzle for Italy whilst Greece will be mostly cloudy but dry. Sunny spells and dry weather affecting Greece and much of Turkey.
Rain in the south of France although the risk of sleet in the north with plenty of cloud. Rather cloudy too with some snow affecting the Low Countries. Breezy with sunny spells in Germany whilst heavy snow showers affect Poland. Cloud and some drizzle or rain in much of Austria, Hungary and Switzerland.
Breezy and cold for Denmark with sunny spells here. Wintry showers in the baltic States and across Finland too. Sweden will have cold conditions with plenty of sunshine and it should be remaining cold and sunny in Norway.