Issued: 0530hrs Thursday 7th March 2019
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Wety and windy north and central Europe, drier to the south
Showers in western Portugal and northern Spain today. Drier through the rest of Spain with sunny spells. The Balearics will be dry and sunny as will be Corsica and Sardinia/ More sunshine to come in central and southern Italy although some showers in the north. Greece will be dry with good spells of sunshine. Staying dry and sunny in Turkey.
Cloudy and damp for France. Rain affects Germany with strong winds to the north. Poland will be dry with good spells of sunshine. Hungary is going to be dry with some sunshine whilst rain and snow affects Austria and Switzerland.
Rain, some heavy in Denmark. Windy with rain in the Baltic States, this rain reaching Finland, with snow to the north. Heavy showers in northern Sweden, some rain, sleet and snow to the south. Cold with snow showers in Norway.
Fair for Spain and Portugal today. Staying fair into the central Mediterranean too. Some showers in central parts of Italy, although it will be mainly fair. Greece and Turkey should be dry with good spells of sunshine.
Rather cloudy over northern and western France with osme rain here. Drier in the south with sunny spells. A dry day in the Low Countries. Some rain passing into central Germany, this affecting Poland too. A few showers in southern Hungary. Cloud and some periods of rain through Switzerland and Austria.
Windy in Denmark and dry. Rain and strong winds in the Baltic States, this unsettled weather for Finland as well. Some sleet and snow in central and northern Sweden. Norway will have cloud and strong winds as well as some rain, sleet and snow showers.