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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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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39 departments are on Orange Alert for Thunderstorms

Violent Thunderstorms: 39 Departments in Orange Alert

This Wednesday morning, Meteo France has placed 39 departments from Aquitaine to the Grand Est on alert because of violent thunderstorms expected at the end of the day. New alert to violent storms . 39 departments of Aquitaine, Occitania, central France and the North-East were placed in orange alert . The episode is expected at the end of the day, this […]

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Near Châteauroux (Indre) on the A20 seven migrants were found with hypothermia in a refrigerated truck.

Indre: Seven Migrants found in a Refrigerated Lorry on the A20

Near Châteauroux (Indre) on the A20, seven migrants were found with hypothermia in a refrigerated truck. This is the road that discovered them after hearing a noise in his truck. The driver thought carrying melon in his truck, but on Thursday, on an area of the A20 at Meunet-sur-Vatan, the man heard a noise in his […]

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Meteo France has placed 17 departments on Orange Alert for thunderstorms and rain

Thunderstorms: Seventeen Departments Placed on Orange Alert

WEATHER: Seventeen departments, from the Ile-de-France to Corrèze, have been placed on Orange Alert and are affected by this stormy episode … Météo-France  extends its call for vigilance. The agency placed the seventeen departments in orange alert Sunday due to strong thunderstorms expected in the evening and at night. The departments concerned are Paris and the inner suburbs, Yvelines, Seine-et-Marne, […]

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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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French have concerns over the amount of land the Chinese are buying

France: concern after the purchase of agricultural land by Chinese

The acquisition by a Chinese company than 1,700 hectares of farmland in Indre, in the heart of French cereal basin, worried farmers and the authorities responsible for rural development. The acquisition by a Chinese company than 1,700 hectares of farmland in Indre, in the heart of French cereal basin, worried farmers and the authorities responsible […]

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