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23 Oct 2019 | 06:41 AM UTC

France: Orange weather warnings issued across southeastern France October 23-24

France News Alert

Meteo France issues nine orange weather warnings for southeastern France for October 23-24; heavy rain, strong storm surge, flooding, and associated disruptions expected

TIMEFRAME expected from 10/23/2019, 12:00 AM until 10/24/2019, 11:59 PM (Europe/Paris). COUNTRY/REGION Pyrénées-Orientales, Tarn, Herault, Gard, Aveyron, Aude, Vaucluse, Var department, Bouches-du-Rhône

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Event

The French meteorology agency issued orange weather warnings (the second highest on a four-tier scale) at 06:15 (local time) on Wednesday, October 23, for several areas in southeastern France on Wednesday until 06:00 on Thursday, October 24. Heavy rain, flooding, strong storm surge are forecast in nine departments, including Bouches-du-Rhône, Var, Vaucluse, Aude, Aveyron, Gard, Hérault, Pyrénées-Orientales, and Tarn.

Related transportation disruptions, hazardous driving conditions, and power outages are possible over the coming hours.

Advice

Individuals in the affected areas are advised to consult local sources to keep abreast of weather alerts, confirm travel reservations, and adhere to instructions issued by the local authorities.

 

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