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, …

Weather: A Hot and Sunny Weekend Planned in Toulouse and Occitanie

It will be nice and hot, Saturday 21st April, 2018 and Sunday 22nd April, 2018, in Toulouse and Occitania. With temperatures more than pleasant! Sun, sun, nothing but sun! Here is more or less the almost idyllic scenario that awaits you if you have decided to spend this weekend in Toulouse and Occitanie . A (very) sunny Saturday Saturday, the map …

Weather: 18 Departments on Orange Alert for Strong Winds, Floods or Snow-Ice

18 departments were placed this Saturday 20th January by Meteo France on orange alert for strong winds, floods or snow-ice. While today Saturday 20th January, 2018 looks pretty gloomy, with rain almost everywhere in France, Meteo France placed 18 departments on orange alert, either for strong winds, floods or snow-ice . #MétéoDuWE Temps maussade avec #nuages, #pluies, #vents parfois violents …

Five Children Killed in the Collision Millas “Gates were Closed,” According to the Prosecutor

According to the prosecutor in charge of the investigation into the collision of Millas, the testimonies evoke “overwhelmingly” of “barriers (of the crossing) closed.” Technical failure or human error? Nothing is decided but the survey rose Friday after the terrible collision between a school bus and a train in Millas (Pyrénées-Orientales), in which at least five children were killed. Collected …

Collision Millas: Amount of Deaths increases to Five Dead

Five children were killed in the collision between a train and a bus in Millas Thursday, said the Pyrénées-Orientales prefecture. Five deaths have now to deplore in the accident between a car and a TER, which occurred Thursday, December 14 at Millas near Perpignan (Pyrénées-Orientales). The prefecture has given a new record on Friday at 2.30pm. [Communiqué de presse] 15 …

The Ski Resorts are Enjoying the Early Arrival of Snow

Snowfall that has fell recently has already enabled many ski resorts to open part of their ski area … The falling snow that recently fell in massive quantities have already enabled several stations to open part of their ski area, just days before the official start of a season that professionals expect fruitful. November 11, Porte-Puymorens (Pyrénées-Orientales) was the …

Ten Roads blocked at the French-Spanish Border in the Pyrenees-Orientales

CRISIS IN CATALONIA: For several hours, protesters blocked roads in protest against the arrest of members of the Catalan government … A dozen roads were cut Friday morning in Catalonia by demonstrators protesting on both sides of the Franco-Spanish border against the arrest of members of the Catalan government, according to the Catalan Traffic Service. National 2, an …

Pyrénées-Orientales: He Died After Being Attacked by Two Dogs

Attacked by his animals, the owner of two dogs died before firefighters arrived. Providing assistance to the victim, one of them was bitten … A man of 66 years died at his home in Saint-Laurent-de-Cerdans, near Ceret, in the Pyrenees Orientales, to the Spanish border. Violently bitten several times by his two dogs, he could not be resuscitated by firefighters. Un homme …

Boxing: World Champion Angélique Duchemin dies at 26

The young boxer Angélique Duchemin, world champion in boxing, died Tuesday morning in Perpignan, at the age of 26, following a discomfort during training. The young woman, previously champion of France and Europe in the super featherweight category, fell ill on Monday night in her club Thuir (Pyrénées-Orientales) and suffered a cardiac arrest, before being …