Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 1st October 2019
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Heavy rain in northern western Europe, fair in the Mediterranean
Plenty of sunshine and dry weather in Spain and Portugal. The Balearics will be dry with more sunshine and it remains fair in Corsica and Sardinia too. Italy is fine with more sunshine once morning mist and fog clears. Greece and Turkey have some fine autumnal sunshine and it stays dry.
Sunshine and showers in France, most of these in the north. Southern areas are likely to be drier. Heavy showers or longer spells of rain in the Low Countries and Germany. Rain in Poland may be heavy and thundery. Further rain in Hungary but sunny spells and showers in Austria and Hungary.
Bright spells and a few showers in Denmark. Fine with plenty of sunshine in the Baltic States and Finland. Rain in southern Sweden but fair to the north. Rain and showers over southern Norway but fine in the north.
Fair for most of Portugal and Spain on Wednesday. Some showers in northern Spain. Rain in the Balearics, some of it heavy. Further heavy showers and thunderstorms in northern Italy but dry to the south. Greece abd Turkey will be dry with plenty of sunshine.
Colder over France with some rain in central and eastern areas. Cold too in the Low Countries with heavy showers. Further heavy showers in northern Germany. Heavy and thundery rain in central and southern Poland. The rain stays heavy over Hungary and Austria as well as Switzerland.
Heavy and sometimes thundery rain in Denmark. The Baltic States will have sunny spells with isolated showers. Rain in Finland, central and northern Sweden. Cool with sunny spells and dry weather in Norway.