Saturday, June 9, 2018, 24 departments are placed in orange alert for thunderstorms by Meteo France

Thunderstorms: 24 Departments Placed on Orange Alert

Saturday 9th June, 2018, Meteo France has placed 24 departments on orange alert for thunderstorms. These should intensify in the late morning. The sky will continue to scold Saturday 9th June, 2018. From Brittany, Normandy , through the Pays de la Loire and Gironde, Meteo France has placed 24 departments on orange alert for thunderstorms. Yesterday already, eight departments were concerned. In its latest weather report, it […]

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42 departments are on orange alert for severe thunderstorms

Severe Thunderstorms: 42 Departments on Orange Alert, Record Number of Lightning Strikes in May

This Wednesday, Meteo France has placed 42 departments of Aquitaine to the Grand est on orange alert because of violent thunderstorms expected at the end of the day. 42 departments of Aquitaine, Occitanie, central France and North-East were placed in orange alert for severe storms and thunderstorms.  The episode is expected at the end of the day, […]

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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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For the first time in France, a man was buried with his motorcycle.

For the First Time in France, a Motorcyclist was Buried with his Bike

Thursday, November 2, 2017, a 46-year-old was buried with his bike in St. Roch near Tours (Indre-et-Loire). A first in France. 200 bikers are come to worship him. It was his last wish. In St. Roch, near Tours (Indre-et-Loire), a motorcyclist aged 46 years old was buried, Thursday, November 2, 2017 with his motorcycle , reveals France 3 . The biker died late October as […]

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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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Storm Leiv hits the Atlantic Coast with high winds and rain

Storm Leiv Hits the Atlantic Coast

As expected, the storm Leiv began to hit on Saturday morning,on the Atlantic coast and mainly focused on three departments, Charente, Charente-Maritime and Gironde which are on Red Alert for “winds”. The weather system of exceptional power could cause major damage in several places along the Atlantic coast. The warning of high winds is also […]

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Thirteen Hedgehogs have been rescued by Gendarmes

Indre-et-Loire: Thirteen Hedgehogs Rescued by Gendarmes

The owners are prosecuted and face up to 15,000 euro fine and a year in prison … During a search in connection with a fraud case, the Gendarmes of Chinon in Indre-et-Loire made ​​a strange discovery well on Tuesday morning.  On the terrace of the house, they seized thirteen hedgehogs curled up in a small […]

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12 departments are on orange alert today, with high winds and flooding expected

Twelve Departments on Orange Alert, now Wind or Wave-Submersion

Vigilance was extended to the Côtes d’Armor, in Ille-et-Vilaine and Indre on Saturday morning … Twelve departments of the Atlantic coast, are now on orange alert with vigilance for wind or wave-submersion for the day on Saturday, announced Meteo France in its bulletin 6am. This vigilance, already linked the departments of Vendée, Loire-Atlantique, Morbihan, Brittany, […]

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