A canoe capsizes on the Rhine: searches to find a girl suspended

A Canoe Capsizes on the Rhine: Searches to Find a Girl Suspended

Thursday 30th May, 2019, an inflatable boat capsized in Gerstheim (Bas-Rhin) and three people died. The operations to find a girl are suspended tonight. Imprudence or unconsciousness of danger? The capsizing of a rubber dinghy on the Rhine , in a no-go zone, claimed the lives of three people Thursday, May 30, 2019 and the search for a 4-year-old girl was suspended […]

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19 departments are on Orange alert for floods, snow and ice

Floods, Snow and Ice: 19 Departments on Orange Alert

Floods continue to affect a large part of France and 15 departments are on orange alert for floods this Thursday. Meteo France has also triggered a snow-ice alert. The water was rising again on Wednesday on many rivers, including the River Seine, a phenomenon of exceptional floods by its geographical extent, the east to Paris and the Rhone […]

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Flood risks in Paris and 25 other departments in France

Flood Risks. Paris and 25 other Departments on Orange Alert

Heavy rains in recent days have caused rising rivers, causing flood risks in many French departments. On Tuesday evening, 26 of them were placed on orange alert by Meteo France. In Paris, a crisis cell was convened by the mayor and residents are advised to avoid the Seine. The levels of the Seine and the Rhine continued to rise […]

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