Thunderstorms: Two Southern Departments still on Orange Alert

The Var and Bouches-du-Rhone remain in orange alert for thunderstorms in the early afternoon of Monday 16th July Meteo France has placed two departments, the Var and Bouches-du-Rhone, on orange alert for violent thunderstorms scheduled for Monday 16th July, 2018. Already on Sunday, an orange alert had been issued in the final of the World Cup football. The Pyrénées-Atlantiques, Hautes-Pyrénées, …

Hail, Bursts of Rain and Floods: 49 French Departments in Weather Alert

The weather alert was extended to 49 departments, from the Pyrenees to the eastern borders, via the Mediterranean. Hail risks and floods are foreseen. In case of victory for les Bleus in the final of the World Cup, the third half may be particularly watered in several cities in France, including Toulouse . Météo France announces thunderstorms from 8 …

Thunderstorms: Seven Departments of the West Remain on Orange Alert, this Monday Morning

This Monday 2nd July, 2018, seven departments of the West of France are still on orange alert for thunderstorms, severe rain and floods. Météo France has updated its national vigilance bulletin , this Monday, July 2, at 6 am. Seven departments in Brittany and the Pays de la Loire remain on orange alert while a rainy and stormy episode is …

Storm Warning! Twenty-one Departments Placed on Orange Alert

WEATHER: Meteo France calls for caution and vigilance especially when traveling and leisure activities, as it issues an orange alert in 21departments for storms  … Twenty-one departments were placed on orange vigil Sunday until Tuesday due to thunderstorms, said Meteo France. The situation “highly stormy” in these departments “requires particular vigilance in that there is a strong …

Floods and Storms: 11 Departments Still on Orange Alert until Friday

This Thursday morning, Meteo France has maintained its orange alert for floods and storms in 11 departments. A lull is expected from the beginning of the afternoon. Details. Eleven departments are still placed in orange alert  by Meteo France this Thursday morning according to the last national bulletin , while major floods are still ongoing in the Northwest and South West. 🔶 11 dpts …

Floods in Normandy: The Rivers la Dives and Vie on Orange Alert

The rivers La Dives and La Vie in Normandy have been placed on orange alert for risk of floods. Tuesday 12th June, 2018, overflows have already been noted in the Pays d’Auge. Tuesday, June 12, 2018, the inhabitants of Vimoutiers (Orne) woke up with their feet in the water . Due to heavy rainfall , the La Vie River was in flood . A hundred inhabitants and a dozen …