Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 25th January 2020
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
Mixed conditions prevail across the Mediterranean with showers & outbreaks of rain
Showery outbreaks of rain clear east from Portugal and Spain leaving dry, bright conditions. Showers also easing over northern and central parts of Italy to leave a dry, fine end to the day across the country. Dry and fine for Greece. Bright and sunny for much of Turkey.
Isolated showers for western and southern parts of France, Switzerland, Austria and Hungary. Dry and fine for the Low Countries, Germany and Poland after early mist and fog patches clear. Dry and fine for much of the Czech Republic and Slovakia too.
Fair for Denmark. Dry and bright for the Baltic States after early showers clear. Isolated snow showers affect Finland and Sweden but otherwise a fine and bright day here. Cloudier for Norway with a band of rain, sleet and snow edging northward along the west coast.
Early showers ease to leave a dry and fine day for Spain and Portugal. Rain may arrive to the far northwest later. Mostly bright for Italy with showers for central and southern areas. Cloud spreads east across Greece and Turkey with isolated showers for western Greece. Staying sunny to the east of Turkey.
Showers, some heavy, for southeastern and northwestern parts of France. Increasingly cloudy for the Low Countries but staying dry here. Mostly dry with variable amounts of cloud for Germany, Poland, the Czech Republic, Austria and Slovakia. Occasional showers may develop for southwest Germany, Switzerland and Hungary.
Another fair day for Denmark and the Baltic States though patchy rain may affect Estonia through the morning. A band of snow moves across central Finland but dry to the north and south of this. Outbreaks of rain and snow for western and southern Norway as well as northern Sweden. Dry but mostly cloudy elsewhere.