Boats shaken by strong waves during the storm Miguel, June 7, 2019 in Angoulins, Charente-Maritime.

Storm Miguel: The Orange Alert Extended to 10 Departments of the West

Meteo France forecasts wind gusts of 110 to 120 km/h accompanied by rain this Friday 7th June 2019 with the arrival of Storm Miguel. Update on forecasts. Meteo France has placed two new departments in alertness to the winds, Sarthe and Loir-et-Cher , this Friday 7th June, 2019, according to its latest forecast. In total, 10 departments are affected by this alert. […]

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Five departments on Orange Alert for Thunderstorms and Floods

Thunderstorms and Floods Continue: Five Departments on Orange Alert

The Eure and Poitou-Charentes are still on orange alert this Wednesday morning, due to risk of flood after the storms of Tuesday that have made a death in Normandy. Storms and floods continued that night to sweep a part of France already affected for several days by rains that have made a death in the Eure , and […]

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36 departments in France on Orange Alert for thunderstorms

Thunderstorms: 36 Departments of the West, North, Ile-de-France and East on Orange Alert

Several departments of the northern half of France are in orange alert for violent thunderstorms this Monday, according to Meteo France. Thirty-six departments of the West, North, Ile-de-France and East are placed Monday in orange vigil for violent storms with a risk of hail, according to Meteo France . The alert is valid from 10am Monday to 6am on Tuesday morning, for the […]

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Four departments in the West of France on Orange Alert for Thunderstorms and Hail

Thunderstorms and Hail: Four Departments of the West in Orange Alert

Four departments of the West are placed Monday in orange vigil for violent storms with a risk of hail. Thunderstorms that could reach the north of the country during the day. Four departments of the West are placed Monday in orange alert for violent storms with a risk of hail , according to Meteo France, which provides for a […]

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A serious road accident in the Deux-Sèvres has left three dead

Deux-Sèvres: Three Dead, including Two British in Road Accident

ROAD ACCIDENT: A serious road accident in the Deux-Sèvres has left three people dead … A frontal collision between two cars left three dead, including two British nationals, Sunday in Deux-Sèvres. The accident occurred shortly after midday on a departmental road, in the municipality of Saint-Pardoux, about thirty kilometres northeast of Niort. The two British, […]

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An Earthquake of 4.8 magnitude in Vendee during the night

Vendee: An Earthquake of a Magnitude 4.8 in the Night

An earthquake woke the Vendee, on the night of Sunday to Monday, causing no injuries. The epicenter was located at the boundary between the Vendee and Deux Sevres. The tremor was felt even in Vienne. Firefighters in Vendée, Deux-Sèvres received dozens of phone calls on Monday 12th February at dawn. Calls for people reporting that they had been […]

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28 departments are still on orange alert for snow and ice

Snow and Ice: 28 Departments Still on Orange Alert

The cold intensified on Tuesday and affects almost half of France, with snow and ice in Paris. 28 departments are on orange alert for snow and ice. The onslaught of winter intensifies this Tuesday 6th February and affects almost half of France, with snow and ice in the Paris region , and freezing temperatures that led 22 departments to […]

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Meteo France of exterme weather front crossing Western France, placing it on Orange alert

Weather: Twenty-Two Departments of Western France on Orange Alert for Thunderstorms

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 […]

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Meteo France have placed 33 departments on Orange alert

Winds and Storms: A Storm in Western and Central France

33 departments of the northwest to the Paris basin are now placed in orange alert for Sunday afternoon, issued by Meteo France. Vigilance has however been lifted for four departments: Calvados, Manche, Orne and Sarthe. Météo-France has placed an orange alert on an additional nine departments Sunday afternoon, bringing to 33 the total number of […]

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Meteo France has placed 21 departments on Orange Alert

Snow and Ice Warning: 21 Departments on Orange Alert

Météo France has placed 21 departments on orange alert because of freezing rain, snow and ice in the night from Saturday to Sunday. It is expected in Maine-et-Loire, Sarthe and northern France on Sunday morning through to the Île-de-France. 21 departments have just been placed on orange alert because of a risk of freezing rain, […]

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