Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 1st January 2022
Duty forecaster: Alexi Venerus
Windy north Europe while warm south
Largely dry and fine through Iberia although cloud and confined heavy rain will push into the far north west of Spain here and far northwest tip of Portugal. Dry for Italy and the islands as well as much of Greece and Turkey. A few showers across Cyprus.
Largely dry across much of northern and central countries of Europe, although Poland is likely to be windy and see some patchy rain in the south and east. Breezy too though mild across northern France as well as the Low Countries and much of Germany.
Rain pushes in to southwestern areas of Norway though largely dry elsewhere here. Dry and fine for Sweden. Windy across eastern Finland but largely dry. Dry and fine through the Baltic States. Denmark fair too, although cloud looks to build here later and it will become increasingly breezy.
With high pressure dominant across central and southern Europe the warm and fine conditions are expected to continue through Sunday. There is, however, the risk of an odd shower or two across the Greek islands.
Windy across northern France but mainly dry. Cloudy with outbreaks of rain through Belgium and the Netherlands. Some rain for northern regions of Germany but mainly dry though windy. Windy with outbreaks of rain across much of Poland. Dry and fine down the Balkans, Austria and Switzerland.
Plenty of cloud about and some patchy rain across south and west Norway. Rain, sleet and snow across northern Sweden. Largely dry across Finland. Rain clearing the Baltic States and it will be breezy here. Unsettled with rain clearing western areas of Denmark. Windy here.