Thunderstorms: After the Fall of a Tree Branch, a Girl Killed near Laval

A 6-year-old girl was fatally wounded by the fall of a tree branch in a park in Changé, near Laval (Mayenne) after severe thunderstorms The storms which fell on Saturday 26th May on the west of France made a victim in Changé, near Laval in the Mayenne, reports the newspaper Ouest-France . It is about a 6-year-old girl : she was mortally wounded …

Severe Thunderstorms and Rain: Still 11 Departments on Orange Alert

In its last bulletin, Meteo France has kept 11 departments in orange alert for storms and rain. The alert is valid until the next night. Details. Eleven departments of the West are still this Saturday evening in orange vigil for violent storms with a risk of strong hail and strong gusts of wind , according to Météo-France. The alert is valid until …

Weather: A Risk of Thunderstorms Everywhere in France, Except in Brittany

On this Monday of Pentecost, a risk of thunderstorms spreads to most of the country in the afternoon, except in Brittany.  After the beautiful sunny days of the last days, a risk of thunderstorms spreads to 3/4 of the country on this Monday of Pentecost, except in Britain . It was already the case Sunday in the region of Toulouse. In Provence-Alpes-Côtes-d’Azur and Corsica , …

Weather: Twelve Departments on Orange Alert for “Thunderstorms” and “Floods”

FLOODING: Meteo France issues an Orange Alert as it anticipates possible floods in “usually floodable areas” and “unusual floods of streams and ditches” … Meteo France has placed the day of Sunday in orange alert for thunderstorms and floods in 12 departments. The Ardennes, Aube, Marne, Haute-Marne, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Meuse, Moselle, Haute-Saone and Vosges were placed in vigilance “storms”. The Corrèze , the  Lot and …

Lorraine: Orange Alert Weather Warning for Thunderstorms

This Sunday morning, Meteo France has placed the four departments of Lorraine on orange alert and reason for strong thunderstorms expected in the afternoon. The forecasts. Be very careful , powerful storms are expected in Lorraine. This Sunday 29th April, the four departments, the Meuse , the Moselle , the Meurthe-et-Moselle and the Vosges , as well as the Marne, the Haute-Marne, the Aube, the Ardennes …

Storms in Normandy: Lightning Hits a House, a 48-year-old Woman Seriously Injured

Lightning hits a house in Ménil-Broût (Orne) Saturday around 8.30pm. A 48-year-old woman was seriously injured. Three other people were taken to the hospital. The lightning has struck on a house and a wife of 48 years was seriously injured . The facts occurred in the Orne, Saturday 21st April at 8.30pm. Fire in the attic The storms were announced in the evening in Normandy and …

Normandy and Part of Brittany Placed on Yellow Alert for Thunderstorms on Saturday Evening

The five departments of Normandy and Côtes-d’Armor have been placed in a yellow alert for thunderstorms. The thunder will be heard on the evening of Saturday 21st April, 2018. Meteo France has launched, for the five departments of Normandy but also the Côtes-d’Armor (Brittany), a warning of thunderstorms at the yellow alert level. Thirty or so French departments are indeed affected by …