Thunderstorms and Floods: 28 Departments on Orange Alert

This Tuesday 5th June, Meteo France has placed 28 departments in eastern, central and southern France on orange alert because of a new stormy episode. The forecasts. France does not have time to recover from a stormy episode, a new land. This Tuesday 5th June,  28 departments of Normandy, East, Central and South, were placed on orange alert , said Meteo …

Loire: A Tourist Plane Crashes on a Highway, Two Dead

It was around 12:15 pm on Saturday 31st March, 2018 when a twin-engine aircraft crashed into the A47 highway’s emergency lane in the Loire. Two people died. A tragic accident took place Saturday 31st March, 2018 in the municipality of Saint-Chamond (Loire) . Around 12.15pm, a twin-engine aircraft crashed  on the emergency stop band of the A47 motorway, explains Le Progrès . The pilot …

Weather: 14 Departments on Orange Alert for Snow and Ice

Fourteen east central departments and southern France were placed in orange alert for snow and ice. Meteo France also monitors flooding in the basin of the Seine. Fourteen east central departments and southern France were placed in orange alert for snow and ice , announced Monday morning Météo-France , which also maintains eleven departments in vigilance Orange flooding in the basin of …

Weather in Sarthe: A slight Improvement

The weather is improving slightly on Friday 26th January across the Sarthe. A slight improvement is expected this Friday 26th January in the sky above the Sarthe . The morning of thunderstorms are forecast by Meteo France across the whole of the department. The temperatures will be slightly cooler with 3 degrees at sunrise. In the afternoon, things go …

Tupperware Closes its French factory: 235 Job Cuts

The plastic food container manufacturer, Tupperware will close its plant in Joue-les-Tours and eliminates 235 jobs  The Directorate General of plastic food boxes manufacturer Tupperware Thursday presented to staff representatives “a proposed closure” of its production site in Joue-les-Tours (Indre-et-Loire) resulting in the elimination of 235 jobs.  Site closure is expected to close in March 2018, according to a statement of …

Nineteen Departments placed on Orange Alert for Thunderstorms and Heat Wave

WEATHER: Thunderstorms will burst during the afternoon and evening across the Massif Central and will also gain the Beaujolais and the early evening Bresse … The periods of heatwaves leaves room for thunderstorms. Nineteen departments of eastern France were placed in orange alert for storm risks, says the bulletin of Météo-France . This is the Jura, Loire, Rhone, Saone-et-Loire, …

Heatwave: Eight Departments on Orange Alert

The time of this Sunday, August 27 will be mainly warm, with showers and sometimes thunderstorms, according to forecasts from Météo-France. If three departments were affected initially by an orange heatwave alert, they are now eight: the Rhone, the Loire and Puy-de-Dôme, Allier, Saône-et-Loire, the Jura, the Tarn and Tarn-et-Garonne. Meteo France has 8 departments placed …