The Heatwave Settles on a Third of France, 34 Departments on Orange Alert

This Thursday, 34 departments of the South and East are in orange heat alert, remarkable this year by its intensity and duration. The phenomenon should last several days. The heatwave was installed Thursday on a third of Franceand must last several days, with 34 departments in orange vigilance and temperatures already high at dawn in the Southeast, according …

Heatwave: Orange Alert Extended to 34 Departments

Meteo France has extended the heatwave orange alert to 34 departments in the south and east of France.Temperatures can reach 40 ° C. Météo France has extended, on Tuesday afternoon, vigilance orange heat wave 34 department . 19 departments in the south and east of France  were already involved. These were Aude, Bouches-du-Rhone, Corse-du-Sud, Haute-Corse, Côte-d’Or, Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin, Saône-et- Loire, …

Strasbourg: Supermarkets will Close on Sundays

Supermarkets in Strasbourg (Bas-Rhin) with food of more than 120 m² will have to close on Sundays. This follows the decision of the Administrative Court of Nancy. A few days ago, we announced that the Fnac station Metz (Moselle) was closed on Sunday because of a decision of the Administrative Court of Appeal Nancy (Meurthe-et-Moselle) applied Thursday 19th July 2018. From 1,000 …

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, …

Plane Crash near Nancy: Two Soldiers Killed

The crash of a passenger plane killed two people near Nancy on Friday night. The victims are soldiers from Ochey airbase 133 (Meurthe-et-Moselle). Friday 11th May, 2018 around 8pm, an accident of a single-engine civil aircraft has crashed in Laneuvelotte (Meurthe-et-Moselle), in the suburbs of Nancy . After touching the ground, the aircraft caught fire and the two individuals (the …

Moselle: Two Brothers Killed in a Violent Road Accident, the Third Wounded

Two people were killed in an accident in Havange (Moselle) on Sunday morning. These are two brothers. The third is slightly injured. It’s a whole bereaved family. Sunday morning in Havange (Moselle), near Thionville , a car left the road to finish its race in a tree. The driver and the passenger are dead. A third person managed to survive. The tragedy of …

Air Pollution: Speed Lowered in Alsace, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle

To cope with an episode of pollution, emergency measures were taken in Alsace, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle, Sunday, including the lowering of speed on roads The prefectures of Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin, Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle decided on Saturday to put in place on Sundayemergency measures , including a reduction in speed on the roads , to cope with a pollution episode with PM10 …

Snow and Ice in Lorraine: Trucks Prohibited from Circulation and Stored on the A4

The prefecture of defense and security of the East zone hardens its traffic restrictions against trucks in Lorraine because of a violent episode of ice, this Friday. The situation is getting worse on the roads and motorways of Lorraine. The episode of freezing rain, announced Thursday 1st March, affects many areas of the region. Many traffic jams have …