WEATHER: The West of France will be crossed by violent storms and winds on Sunday afternoon, and placed on Orange Alert …
Too bad, for a long weekend, the weather is not looking good. Anyway in 22 departments of the Southwest in Languedoc, which were placed in amber alert for severe storms, said Sunday Météo-France.
Here is the forecast for this Sunday 2pm by Meteo France
Orange Alert from 2pm to 11pm
These are the following departments: Ariege, Aude, Aveyron, Charente, Charente-Maritime, Corrèze, Creuse, Dordogne, Haute-Garonne, Gers, Gironde, Hérault, Landes, Lot, Lot-et-Garonne, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, Hautes-Pyrenees, Deux-Sevres, Tarn, Tarn-et-Garonne, Vienna and Haute-Vienne. The orange alert is in force from 2pm to 11pm.
Rain and gusting to 100 km/h
The rains, particularly strong in the southwest quarter of the country, should be accompanied by strong wind gusts sometimes exceeding 100 km/h. The rains are expected to rise towards the Seine in the late afternoon reaching in the evening Normandy and Ile-de-France. About half of the country, south wind will grow stronger with gusts of 70 to 90 km/h in the Rhone valley, the Saône and locally in the mountains. The time will be covered on the west of Provence and Languedoc with rains over the Cevennes.