Meteo-France has expanded Sunday vigilance orange à la Loire, the Haute-Loire and the Rhône. On the other hand, it has been lifted for six departments.
the Ten departments of the quarter-north-west, and three from the centre-east of France are placed on orange alert for violent winds, announced Météo-France, Sunday, November 20 morning.
In addition to the Calvados, Eure, Manche, Nord, Pas-de-Calais, the Seine-Maritime and the Sum placed as of Saturday morning orange alert, Météo-France has expanded Sunday morning this vigilance orange to three other departments : Loire, Haute-Loire and the Rhône.
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The alert, on the other hand, triggered also on Saturday morning has been lifted for the departments of Côtes-d’armor, Finistère, Ille-et-Vilaine, Mayenne, Morbihan, and Orne. The end of the alert is scheduled for early Monday to 21 hours.
According to Météo-France, it is” a storm common to the sea, from the Atlantic to the English Channel, and (a) strong gale on the north-west of France “. It is a ” event occurring three to four times per year “.
an episode of A violent wind, which continues Monday
Météo-France has already pointed out, during the night winds to the coastal 143 km/h at the Pointe de la Hague, 156 km/h at Gatteville, 135 km/h in Ouessant, 151 km/h at the Pointe du Raz, 165 km/h to Plougonvelin, 126 km/h at Octeville ; and in the land : 102 km/h at Livry, 105 km/h to Cerisy la Salle, 113 km/h to Caen, 102 km/h at Damblainville.
” A definite lull has won the Britain in the end of the night. It is a sketch on the Mayenne and the Orne river, where it will confirm in the next few hours. On the rest of the Normandy, there will still be strong, gusty south-west wind of up to 120 to 140 km/h near the coast, 90 to 100 km/h in the land. On the coast, gusts reached 110 to 130 km/h, and can approach 140 km/h on the caps in the course of the morning of Sunday. “
” over the course of The day on Sunday, the south wind will strengthen from the east of the Upper Loire basin lyonnais, wind gusts can exceed 80 km/h In the evening and night, the wind will become violent : the plateaux of the High Loire in the agglomeration of Saint-Etienne and the valley of the Gier river and to the south of the city of lyon, gusts will exceed 100 km/h, more punctually 110 to 115 km/h. This episode of strong wind will continue into Monday “, according to Météo-France.