Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 31st January 2023
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Windy and chilly northern Europe, fair to the south
Fair for most of Spain and Portugal on Tuesday. A few showers and feeling cool across the Balearics, Corsica and Sardinia. Dry and fair in northern Italy, but some showers in the south. Heavy showers and cool weather for Greece as well as western Turkey.
Scattered showers in western France but fair for most. Sunny spells in central and eastern areas. Windy with some showers in the Low Countries. Cloud and outbreaks of rain with strong winds in northern Germany, fair for most of Poland. Some scattered showers in Hungary, Austria and Switzerland.
Windy and wet in Denmark, gales here. Better for the Baltic States where it should be dry. Fair in Finland and northern Sweden, but gales for southern Sweden and southern Norway with some rain and sleet here. Snow showers and staying cold in northern Norway.
Mosty fair through Spain and Portugal today. There will be good spells of sunshine and it should be dry. Italy is likely to have a dry day too with more sunshine here. Greece remains dry and mostly sunny, with more dry weather in western Turkey. Eastern Turkey will be colder with some rain and snow, this extending into Cyprus where the day will be wet and chilly.
France will be breezy in the north with sunny spells. Windy through the Low Countries, some rain or showers here. Further wind and showers across Germany and Poland, these turning wintry at times. Hungary will have some heavy showers, and the unsettled weather extends through Austria and Switzerland.
Windy and wet at times for Denmark, sleet and snow here later. Sleet also afecting the Baltic States, turning to snow and becoming windy. The wind also afecting Finland with some snow in the south and east. Sweden should be drier and feeling cold. Heavy snow showers for much of western and northern Norway.