Mediterranean: About Sixty Drowned Migrants

Nearly sixty migrants have died since Saturday evening in the Mediterranean off Tunisia and Turkey trying to reach Europe. Nearly sixty migrants have died since Saturday evening in the Mediterranean off Tunisia and Turkey trying to reach Europe, when the new Italian Minister of the Interior hammered in Sicily his anti – immigration speech. Forty-eight bodies were rescued …

Thunderstorms in the West: Expected Local Floods, Wind Gusts of 103 km/h

This Sunday, 48 departments were placed on orange alert due to a new episode of thunderstorms. Heavy rains accompanied by violent gusts hit the west. New and umpteenth stormy episode, this Sunday. While 48 western departments are placed on orange alert ,thunderstorms penetrated western France in the middle of the afternoon, from southern Brittany to the Basque Country. Local floods …

Weather: The Return of Thunderstorms over a Large Part of France on Sunday

The weather will be threatening Sunday 3rd June over a large part of France.The rains should be accompanied by hail, according to forecasts from Meteo France The weather Sunday will be stormy over many regions, according to Météo-France forecasts. A new degradation one week after the impressive torrents of mud in the Channel . The sky will be …

SNCF Strike: Traffic still Disrupted on Sunday 3rd June with 2 TGVs out of 3 and 1 TER out of 2 in Circulation

SNCF revealed this Saturday night its traffic forecast for the day of June 3. Many trains will not circulate during this 26th episode of railway workers’ SNCF strike. Two TGVs out of three, one TER out of two and two Intercités out of five are announced. SNCF traffic will be disturbed again Sunday, for the 26th day of …

The Front National is Dead: Replaced by the Rassemblement National

On Friday, the Front National, after 45 years of existence, officially changed its name to become the Rassemblement National, while keeping its same emblem. The Front National became on Friday the Rassemblement National.  A name change intended to mark the culmination of the re-founding of this political party founded a little over 45 years ago. “Tribute …

Severe Thunderstorms: 42 Departments on Orange Alert, Record Number of Lightning Strikes in May

This Wednesday, Meteo France has placed 42 departments of Aquitaine to the Grand est on orange alert because of violent thunderstorms expected at the end of the day. 42 departments of Aquitaine, Occitanie, central France and North-East were placed in orange alert for severe storms and thunderstorms.  The episode is expected at the end of the day, …

Severe Thunderstorms: End of Orange Alert for 36 Departments

On Tuesday morning, Meteo France announced the end of the orange alert for 36 departments because of violent storms. No more departments were concerned by the orange alert for violent thunderstorms, this Tuesday at 6am, announced Meteo France. #MétéoDeDemain Encore des orages sur de nombreuses régions. Le temps s’améliore dans le sud-est. _____________ Restez informés et prudents : …

Thunderstorms: 36 Departments of the West, North, Ile-de-France and East on Orange Alert

Several departments of the northern half of France are in orange alert for violent thunderstorms this Monday, according to Meteo France. Thirty-six departments of the West, North, Ile-de-France and East are placed Monday in orange vigil for violent storms with a risk of hail, according to Meteo France . The alert is valid from 10am Monday to 6am on Tuesday morning, for the …