Saturday, November 2, 2019, cofferdams are in place Hippodrome area in Quimper.

Storm Amélie: Risk of Floods in Quimper

The passage of the storm Amélie may lead to floods in Quimper (Finistère). As a precaution, the town hall installed flood dams, area of ​​the racecourse. The passage of the storm Amélie is accompanied by strong rounds of wind and showers. For now, Finistère is not one of the 15 departments placed in an orange alert by Meteo France. The alert level, […]

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Hurricane Dorian hits the Bahamas head on: winds at 300 km/h

Hurricane Dorian hits the Bahamas Head On: Winds at 300 km/h

Torrential rains, floods and winds at 300 km/h: The Bahamas are suffering this Monday an unprecedented hurricane. The damage is severe Hurricane Dorian was still raging Monday 2nd September 2019 on the Bahamas with torrential rains and winds nearing 300 km / h, a level unparalleled in the history of this Caribbean archipelago. The hurricane continued its uncertain course towards the United States, where the […]

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Thunderstorms in the Var, two people drowned

Thunderstorms in the Var: Two People Drowned in a Vehicle, Cleaning Time

Thunderstorms in the Var killed two people on Thursday. Cars washed away by the waters are still sought after. In Sainte-Maxime, the time is now to clean up. Two people, a woman and a man , were found drowned Thursday on board a car carried off at sea off Sainte-Maxime , victims of violent storms and floods that hit the Var since […]

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Heavy rains foecast across France, with Normandy on Orange Alert

Weather: Heavy Rains Expected Tonight Across the Country, Normandy on Orange Alert

Autumn has arrived this Saturday in France. And it will continue. This night from Saturday to Sunday, a hectic time will invade virtually the entire country. The north-west quarter will not be spared by the rain with occasional thunderstorms and generous accumulations to be expected, especially over a large part of Normandy placed orange alert for heavy rains […]

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Violent storm near Flers, flooded Caen road

Normandy: Violent Storm Near Flers, Flooded Caen Road

A violent storm fell on Thursday 24th May, 2018 in the Flers region. The axis leading to Caen was impassable, totally flooded at the exit of Saint-Georges-des-Groseillers. The storm lasted only thirty minutes, Thursday , May 24, 2018 , the region of Flers, around 19:30. But the rainfall was particularly abundant. Several tens of millimeters of water fell on the sector. In Saint-Georges-des-Groseillers, […]

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Meteo France has placed twelve departments on Orange Alert

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 […]

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The peak levels of the Seine in Paris should not exceed 6 Metres

The Peak of the Flooding of the Seine in Paris will Not Exceed 6 Metres

The forecast of the peak of the flood of the Seine in Paris is downgraded. According to Vigicrues, it will be lower than in 2016. The flood peak of the Seine in Paris is expected to be between 5.80 m and 6 m at the weekend, said Vigicrues this Friday, revising downward from previous estimates that were considering a higher flood to […]

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Paris at risk of flooding

Flooding of the Seine. A Peak at 6.10 m Scheduled for Friday, the RER C will Close in Paris

WEATHER: The flood of the Seine in Paris is expected to reach a peak Friday 26th January  equivalent to that of June 2016, about 6.10 meters The flood of the Seine in Paris is expected to reach a peak Friday 26th January, equivalent to that of June 2016, about 6.10 meters. The rising water is not without […]

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Eleanor storm, 25 departments remain on Orange alert

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 […]

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The level of the Seine rose rapidly, Wednesday, January 3, 2018 in the early afternoon. In Rouen (Seine-Maritime), the docks were submerged.

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 […]

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