Haute-Loire: Very strong winds cause extensive damage

Very strong winds have caused extensive damage in the night from Wednesday to Thursday in Haute-Loire, near Yssingeaux, where the roofs, trees and electrical son were torn. Haute-Loire is part of the departments placed in orange alert Wednesday, August 30 because of the risk of violent storms. Around 2.30am, about thirty houses had their roofs blown partially or …

Fifteen Departments of Central and Southwest Placed in Orange Alert for Severe Storms

WEATHER: Meteo France placed 15 departments of Midi-Pyrénées and the Massif Central in orange alert for thunderstorms late in the day. They will be accompanied by heavy rain and hail in places … Take cover from 4pm. Meteo France placed 15 departments of the South West and the Massif Central in orange alert for thunderstorms and rain-flood . They should touch …

Bad weather: A Missing Person in Haute-Loire after Violent Storms

WEATHER: Two kayakers who were also missing, were found Wednesday morning … The search has resumed early Wednesday morning. One person is still missing in Haute-Loire, after violent storms that hit on Tuesday evening in the Haute-Loire department. “Research has lasted well into the night without success and they will resume this morning (Wednesday) at dawn,” …

Orange Alert: Strong Winds, 10 Departments on Alert

Ten departments of the northwest quarter and three central-eastern France were placed in orange alert for strong winds on Sunday morning. In addition Calvados, Eure, Manche, Nord, Pas-de-Calais, Seine-Maritime and Somme placed on Saturday morning orange alert, Meteo France has broadened the Sunday morning orange vigilance to three other departments: Loire, Haute-Loire and the Rhône. …