Hot in Normandy: Several Cities Beat Heat Records

Heat records for a month of April were reached on April 19th, 2018, in Normandy. A high temperature that will last, before a sharp decline on Tuesday 24th April. The sun hit hard and the mercury climbed high Thursday, April 19, 2018. Meteo France has even recorded  monthly temperature records everywhere in Normandy , such as Rouen (Seine-Maritime), Lisieux ,  Deauville (Calvados) or Valognes (Manche) . That is to say, it …

A House Destroyed after an Explosion, near Rouen: Two Bodies Found in the Rubble

An explosion occurred in a house in Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray, near Rouen (Seine-Maritime), Thursday 12th April, 2018. Two bodies were extracted from the rubble. An explosion took place in Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray (Seine-Maritime) , in a  dwelling house , rue Félix-Faure, located a little above the Picasso College, Thursday, April 12, 2018, early evening . The Departmental Operational Fire and Rescue Center (Codis) indicates …

Rouen: Closure of Several Roads on Sunday to Hunt Wild Boars

An “administrative operation regulating wild boar” is organised Sunday 8th April, 2018, on Hauts de Rouen (Seine-Maritime), requiring the closure of roads. Details Wild boars are hunted down . Sunday, April 8, an “administrative beat of regulation on the wild boar species” is organized in the area of Hauts de Rouen (Seine-Maritime). Wild boars causing accidents The prefecture of …

Eleanor Storm: 25 Departments on Orange Alert for Floods, Missing Firefighter

After the passage of the Eleanor storm, which leaves behind three dead and one missing firefighter, 25 departments remain on orange alert for flooding on Friday 5th January. The Eleanor storm left three dead and one missing in France since Wednesday. She leaves behind flooded villages, the skiers stranded with the risk of avalanches and exceptional fires in Corsica, which are …

Rouen: After Eleanor Storm, the Seine Overflows in Rouen, Submerged Docks

Due to heavy rains caused by the storm Eleanor, the level of the Seine rose steadily, Wednesday 3rd January, 2018. In Rouen (Seine-Maritime), it overflowed around 2pm. Fast and hard. Wednesday, January 3, 2018, the level of the  Seine  rose rapidly following the heavy rains of recent storms, including  Eleanor . By early afternoon, the river burst its banks in  Rouen (Seine-Maritime) , to …

The Magical World of Disney on Ice will Marvel at the Rouen Zenith

Florian Valéra is an ice skater and top athlete, and is in the Disney on Ice that will step in Rouen Zenith on the 28th and 29th November 2017. The show Disney on Ice the imaginary journey arrives in France at the end of 2017 and will be presented at the Zenith of Rouen (Seine-Maritime) on 28 and 29 November 2017. Mickey, …

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 …

Terrible Road Accident in Seine-Maritime: Two Dead, Two Seriously Injured

Wednesday 1st November 2017, a very serious road accident occurred in Mesnil-Raoul, near Rouen (Seine-Maritime). Two people died and two were seriously injured. On Wednesday 1st November 2017, around 5.30pm, a very serious accident between two cars took place on the route to Paris road at Mesnil-Raoul, near Rouen (Seine-Maritime). Two vehicles collided, head on.  Two dead and two seriously injured The …