Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 17th February 2018
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Rain in central Mediterranean, messy rain to the north
Cloud and rain in northwest Spain today. There will be dry weather and sunny spells over the rest of Spain and Portugal. Fair for the Balearics and Italy with more sunshine and dry weather. Cloud and rain in southern Greece whilst rain affects the west of Turkey.
Further cloud and some outbreaks of rain and drizzle. central parts of France, but a little brighter north and south. Bright skies and mostly dry weather too in the Low Countries and Germany. Rain and sleet in eastern Poland, with some cloud and sleety rain across Hungary, Austria and Switzerland.
Cloud and rain for Denmark and southern Norway. The Baltic States will have cloud and some rain, whilst Finland and Norway will have bright spells and should be dry. Rain in southwest Norway but drier to the north.
The risk of some drizzle in the far north of Spain on Sunday. For most of Spai ad Portugal the day will be dry with good spells of sunshine. Low pressure brings cloud and rain to Corsica and Sardinia as well as much of central Italy. Greece and Turkey should be dry with sunny spells.
More cloud and drizzle affecting northwest France, but for the majority of the country the day should be dry with sunny spells. More sunshine to come in the Low Countries and Germany as well as Poland. Austria Hungary and Switzerland are likely to be cloudy with some outbreaks of drizzle here.
Denmark should be dry with sunny spells. A few snow showers in the baltic States and a few snow showers in Finland too. Sweden will be dry with sunny spells. Cloud and some outbreaks of rain, sleet and snow in Norway.