The bad weather continues in France this Friday. The Nadine depression, which winds around the country, causes numerous precipitations, sometimes violent, pushing Météo France to place 17 departments in orange vigilance (level 3 of 4) due to the rain, thunderstorms, floods and floods .
The departments concerned are: Ardèche, Aveyron, Cantal, Côte-d'Or, Doubs, Gard, Jura, Haute-Loire, Lozère, Haute-Marne, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Meuse, Moselle, Puy-de-Dôme , Haute-Saône, Vosges, Territoire de Belfort.
Orange vigilance in thunderstorms concerns the following departments: Aveyron, Côte-d'Or, Doubs, Gard, Jura, Lozère, Haute-Marne, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Meuse, Moselle, Haute-Saône, Vosges and Territoire de Belfort. Those affected by the rains and floods are: Ardèche, Cantal, Gard, Haute-Loire, Lozère, Puy-de-Dôme. The floods affect Aveyron, Gard and Lozère.
In addition, almost the entire territory is on yellow alert (level 2 of 4) mainly due to the risk of thunderstorms, but also of heavy rain. The Bouches-du-Rhône, Hérault and Gard coasts are also on the yellow alert due to the risk of submersive waves.
Météo France describes a "rain-storm episode in progress over Languedoc and the southern Massif Central until the end of the day". He waits for "violent thunderstorms over the Northeast at the end of the afternoon and evening" and he evokes "important floods in progress on Haut-Tarn, Gardons and Céze".