Weather: Seven Departments Placed in Orange Alert for Heavy Rain

Seven departments of the North-East of France were placed on Orange alert because of expected heavy rains, announced this Wednesday morning by Meteo France. The period of vigilance extends this Wednesday from 6am to 9pm on Thursday. Meteo France placed the seven departments and the North East of France in amber alert because of heavy rains and …

Meurthe-et-Moselle: Lightning Strikes a Festival, 15 Injured, 2 Serious

Fifteen people were injured by lightning two seriously on Saturday afternoon in Azerailles, Meurthe-et-Moselle where the 6th edition of the Musique du Vieux Canal festival was being held. “The lightning struck at several places during the music festival of Musique du Vieux Canal in Azerailles” south of Nancy. The stormy episode occurred at about 16 pm and took the public “by …

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, …

Thunderstorms: The Orange Alert in 17 Departments held Tuesday Morning

Meteo France placed 17 departments of central and northeast orange alert for thunderstorms Tuesday morning through to Midnight on Wednesday Seventeen departments are now placed in orange alert for storms, according to the bulletin at 6am from Meteo France. The alert concerns the departments of Aube, Côte-d’Or, Doubs, Jura, the Marne, Haute-Marne, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Meuse, the …

Thunderstorms: 14 Departments still on Orange Alert

Fourteen departments of France, are still placed on orange alert for severe thunderstorms, announced Météo-France on Saturday morning. The departments affected by this alert are: Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin, Territoire de Belfort, gentle, Jura, Haute-Saône, Aube, Côte-d’Or, Haute-Marne, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Moselle, the Saône-et-Loire, the Vosges and the Yonne. Intense electrical thunderstorm activity The alert was lifted in the Haute-Vienne, Corrèze, …