Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 13th May 2020
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Heavy rain Spain and Portugal, more rain in southern France, fair eastern Mediterranean
Wet for Portugal on Tuesday with some heavy periods of rain. There will be some heavy showers in central and northern Spain, but dry to the south and easy. Fair for the Balearics and across Corsica and Sardinia as well as Italy. Greece and Turkey will be dry with some sunshine here.
Wet in central and southern France with heavy and thundery rain. Drier and breezier for northern France. The Low Countries will be cold but should be bright. Cold again in northern Germany and northern Poland, but drier to the south. A few showers in the east of Hungary, drier in the west. Heavy showers western Austria and through Switzerland with some thunderstorms too.
Cold with sunshine and showers in Denmark, a few of them wintry. Rain in the Baltic States, and generally fair with sunny spells in Finland. Rain and some sleet in the south of Sweden, but dry and sunny in the north. A cold day in Norway with wintry showers over coasts.
Rain and unsettled weather affects the whole of Spain and Portugal today. The rain could be torrential in northern and eastern Spain. Fair for Corsica and Sardinia with some good spells of sunshine in much of Italy, although showers to the north. Greece and Turkey should be fine with more sunshine here.
Showers or longer outbreaks of rain in central and southern parts of France where it will be windy too. Drier in northern France. The Low Countries and Germany should be dry with some sunny spells. Fair for Hungary, but a few showers in Austria and Switzerland.
Fine for Denmark, some god spells of sunshine. A few showers affecting the Baltic States and these into Finland too. Further scattered showers across Sweden, with heavier showers in western and northern parts of Norway.