An orange level of danger for bad weather has been announced in 32 departments
The penultimate (orange) level of danger for bad weather has been declared in 32 French departments due to heavy rainfall and the threat of floods. This was announced by the National Meteorological Service Meteo France, reports TACC.
“There are thunderstorms, often very strong, in the strip from Gers to the Loire Valley. On average, 30 to 60 mm of rain per hour, in places with hail “, meteorologists warn. In addition, 88 mm of precipitation fell in the area of the city of Agen in three hours. According to media reports, there are flooded streets in the central areas.
The forecast shows that the storm will continue to move east, and heavy rainfall will continue in the southern part of the country.