Issued: 0530hrs Monday 30th November 2020
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
Cloudy skies still affecting much of Portugal and southwestern areas of Spain with rain expected in the far south of these countries through Monday. Dry and fine elsewhere. A largely dry and bright day across the Balearic Islands as well as Corsica and Sardinia. An improving day for southern Italy and Siciliy as rain clears to the east here. Largely cloudy across Greece with rain in eastern areas mainly. Cloudy with patchy outbreaks of rain across Turkey. Rain mainly in the south.
A dry day with mist and fog patches across much of central and western Europe, although cloud will thicken and rain will push into northwest France, the Low Countries and northwest Germany. A few scattered wintry showers across Poland but largely dry conditions here as well as for Austria, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia.
Cloud thickening across Denmark and rain pushing in, turning heavy later, with winds picking up across the country. This spreads into southern and western areas of Norway as well as southern parts of Sweden. Cloudy skies and patchy light rain, sleet and snow across Finland and wintry showers through the Baltic States.
Early rain clears southeast from Iberia to leave a mostly dryand fine day for Portugal and Spain. Cloud thickens over northern Spain later with rain for far northern areas. Starting dry and fine for the Balearic Islands, Corsica and Sardinia but cloud thickens from the north and rain arrives here later. A dry and fine start for Italy too but low pressure develops to the northwest bringing increasing cloud and outbreaks of rain later. Mainly cloudy for Greece and Turkey with scattered showers here.
Rain eases over eastern France, the Low Countries and Germany to leave a fair day here. Some showers linger over eastern France. Snow fades over the Alps though may linger a little longer over the Swiss Alps. A dry day for eastern parts of Europe though mist and fog patches remain a risk in Poland, the Czech Republic, eastern Austria, Hungary and Slovakia.
Rain eases over Norway, Denmark and Sweden and cloud breaks too to leave a fine and dry end to the day here. Outbreaks of rain, sleet and snow spread east over Finland and Estonia to leave a dry and bright end to the day here. Staying rather cloudy but mostly dry for Latvia and Lithuania.