The Pas-de-Calais on orange alert for possible floods

The Pas-de-Calais Placed on Orange Alert for Floods

WEATHER: Many streams are full in the area around Pas-de-Calais after heavy rains and placed on orange alert for possible floods The Pas-de-Calais was hit, in the night of Monday to Tuesday, by slight floods. “Cumulative rainfall” have notably overflowed the Liane, a river that flows into the Channel at Boulogne-sur-Mer. “Since Monday late afternoon, continuous and significant rains have watered the […]

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19 migrants were rescued Wednesday 5 June 2019 off Calais.

Calais: 19 Drifting Migrants Rescued off the Coast

The maritime gendarmerie of Boulogne-sur-Mer (Pas-de-Calais) has recovered on board a drifting boat 19 migrants Wednesday 5th June, 2019. They were in a very bad position when they were rescued. Wednesday 5th June 2019, the maritime gendarmerie of Boulogne-sur-Mer (Pas-de-Calais) has recovered on board a boat adrift 19 migrants. They were then taken care of by firefighters and the SAMU in […]

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Lightning struck a group of teenagers in Pas-de-Calais

Pas-de-Calais: A Group of Teenagers Struck by Lightning on a Football Field

Lightning suddenly fell during football training in the Pas-de-Calais. Two young footballers were seriously injured. One of them had a cardiac arrest. Several teenagers, members of a football club, were struck by lightning Tuesday night as they were training at the stadium of Saint-Nicolas-lez-Arras (Pas-de-Calais) and the vital prognosis is committed to one of them, according to concordant sources. “A violent […]

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Vide greniers, boot sales, braderie, brocante in and around Lille this Wednesday 8th May

Braderies, Brocantes et Vide-greniers around Lille, Wednesday 8th May

Several braderies, brocantes et vide greniers are planned Wednesday 8th May, 2019 around Lille  Many Boot Sales (Vide Grenier), braderies and brocantes are held this Wednesday 8th May, 2019 . Here are the events planned within a radius of a few miles around Lille. Big sellers of the White Woods in Lille Between 300 and 400 exhibitors are expected Wednesday 8th May […]

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10 departments placed on Orange Alert

10 Departments on Orange Alert for Snow, Ice, Waves, Floods, Avalanches

10 departments were placed on orange alert for snow, ice, avalanches, rain-floods and waves-submersion, this Friday 1st February, 2019. Meteo France placed 10 departments in orange alert Friday 1st February 2019. Three of them are on ice and snow alert, according to the latest vigilance bulletin. the North, the Pas-de-Calais and the Somme In the Alps, five departments are placed in […]

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Meteo France has placed 14 departments on Orange Alert

Snow, Ice, Avalanches or Floods: Meteo France Places 14 Departments on Orange Alert

Fourteen departments were placed on orange alert for snow, ice, avalanches or floods Thursday 31st January. The snow episode starts around 4pm. Caution on the roads! A new snow episode is expected in France this Thursday 31st January, 2019 from 4pm. Meteo France has placed 14 departments on orange alert for snow,  ice,  avalanches or floods. 🔶 14 dpts en #vigilanceOrange Restez informés sur https://t.co/rJ24zzmmy4 pic.twitter.com/1KK4eNNTRg — […]

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A drop in temperatures across France this Friday

Weather: A Cold Snap and Possible Snowfall in France on Friday

Several regions of France should be concerned by a sharp drop in temperatures and snowfall this Friday 4th January, 2019. The year 2018 ended with very mild temperatures in France . The next one started on the same basis, but it should all be over soon. A drop in temperatures is expected from this Friday, January 4, 2019 […]

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Snow and Ice warning for the Hauts-de-France

Snow and Ice Expected in the Hauts-de-France under Orange Alert

WEATHER: The freezing rain is to be feared in four departments of the Hauts-de-France … Four departments of the Hauts-de-France have been placed in vigil orange snow-ice until Saturday midnight, announced Meteo France . The departments concerned are Aisne (02), Nord (59), Pas-de-Calais (62) and Somme (80), said Météo France in its forecast bulletin, indicating that this is the first ice storm […]

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Calls for protest in the North of France against rising fuel prices

Lille: A Big Block Against Rising Fuel Prices is Brewing in the North

Several blockages against rising fuel prices are being prepared everywhere in France. This will also be the case in Lille, in the North and Pas-de-Calais Everywhere on social networks, blocking initiatives are multiplying to protest the rise in fuel prices . With one and the same date: Saturday 17th November, 2018 . Neither  Lille (Nord) nor the Pas-de-Calais escape the rule with movements being put in place. In Lille, an […]

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Strong winds are expected on the North and the Pas-de-Calais this Sunday, September 23, 2018. Be careful.

Storm Warning for the North and Pas-de-Calais: Call for Caution

Beware, strong winds are expected in the North and Pas-de-Calais this Sunday 23rd September, 2018. A call for caution has been launched by the authorities. Warning, strong gusts of wind are expected this Sunday 23rd September, 2018 in the North and Pas-de-Calais. The Hauts-de-France region has also been placed in yellow alert by Meteo France . This will be particularly the case on the coast […]

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