Eleanor Storm: Falling Trees, Flooding and Cut Several Electric Lines in Normandy

Because of the Eleanor storm, this Wednesday 3rd January, the Normandy firefighters were widely sought. Several Normandy roads were closed to traffic. The Eleonor storm  swept the Normandy of its winds, with gusts over 100 km/h Wednesday 3rd January, 2018. As a precaution, the prefect of Seine-Maritime , one of five Norman departments placed in orange alert, has temporarily banned the circulation of …

Eleanor Storm: More than 54,000 Homes Without Power in Normandy

The electric grid of Normandy was a victim of bad weather caused by the Eleanor storm on Wednesday 3rd January, 2018. More than 54,000 homes were without power. Black is black. Since the beginning of the morning of Wednesday 3rd January, more than 54,000 homes were without electricity in Normandy.  The electricity network in the region, on an orange alert for strong winds, …

Road Safety: Fewer Deaths but More Accidents on the Roads of Normandy in November

The number of injury by road accidents has increased sharply between November 2016 and 2017, in several departments of Normandy, like the national trend. 281 dead . The number of people killed in France in traffic accidents,  in the month of November 2017 . A figure up 8.9%compared to the same period in 2016. Preliminary figures begin to emerge for departments  Normandy . In November 2017, at …

The Cold and Snow Arrive in Normandy: That’s it, Winter Sets In!

The cold and snow arrive in Normandy! Flakes are in the Eure and Seine-Maritime, from Wednesday 29th November, 2017, according to forecasts from Meteo France. The cold and snow arrive in Normandy! No more mild temperatures, the winter seems to want to settle for good. The cool temperatures and snow are indeed planned in the region for the week from Monday 27th November to …

Weather in Normandy: A weekend of Hail, Rain and Clouds

The weather, Saturday 25th, Sunday 26th and Monday 27th November, 2017 are rather sullen in Normandy. Hail, rain, cloudy, grey skies … Here are the forecasts from Meteo France. In  Normandy, Saturday 25th, Sunday 26th and Monday 27th November, 2017, the  weather  is not looking good. Risk of hail, a little rain, cloudy, touches of grey skies…  Here are the forecasts …

Weather in Normandy: A Weekend of Rain, Hail and Thunderstorms

The weekend weather for Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th November looks gloomy in Normandy.The forecast, rain, hail and thunderstorms with gusty winds. Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th November, 2017, the weather looks very gloomy in five departments of Normandy . The Saturday will be rainy, from morning until evening. And the Sunday will be punctuated by rain showers of hail and storms . If the climate is not …

Normandy blocked the Road for Marine Le Pen

PRESIDENTIAL: The Front National remains strong in Normandy. But Emmanuel Macron is out on top in the five departments of Normandy. Fifteen days after the majority voted for Marine Le Pen, the Normans have chosen to place their fate in the hands of Emmanuel Macron in the second round of the presidential election. The new president, who …