Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 4th August 2020
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Heavy and thundery rain tracking towards southeast Europe. Largely dry and fine elsewhere but with some rain over Scandinavia.
Another mostly dry and fine day for Portugal and Spain although some scattered showers could affect easternmost regions. The Balearic Islands too could see some morning thundery downpours. Still windy across Sardinia and Corsica with some blustery showers about but mainly dry. Unsettled for Italy with showery rain across many places. Largely dry over Greece and Turkey.
Tuesday will see thundery downpours continue across Austria, Slovenia, Croatia and Hungary while Switzerland will gradually become drier through the day. Largely dry and fine across France and the Low Countries and into northern Germany however central and southern Germany will see cloudier skies and some rain. Rain gradually clearing eastern Poland. Mostly dry further west. Rain across the far east of Europe.
Remaining unsettled across Scandinavia with outbreaks of rain for Norway and across more northern regions of Sweden. Finland too will remain largely unsettled with heavy rain in the southeast. The Baltic States look to be largely dry with sunny spells.
A largely dry and sunny day for Spain and Portugal during mid week. There could be a few scattered showers for the Balearic Island but mostly dry here. Winds gradually easing across Corsica and it should stay mainly dry as well as for Sardinia. Outbreaks of rain, some thundery and heavy, for central and southern Italy. Greece will also turn unsettled with heavy and thundery downpours in the north. Turkey should stay dry throughout.
A dry and fine day across France, Germany, the far north of Italy and Switzerland. Some scattered showers for Austria and prolonged rain across Hungary and Croatia. The far south of Poland too may just see cloudier skies and possible patchy light rain but generally Poland will be dry and fine.
Rain over southern Norway as well as southwest Sweden. Largely dry further north but with some outbreaks of rain affecting the far north of Sweden. Southern and central Finland will be largely dry but the north will be wet with rain throughout the day. A dry and fine day for the Baltic States. Denmark will be breezy with spells of mainly light rain.