A long weekend under the sign of rain.
Showers and thunderstorms are expected across the country for this weekend of May 8, as announced by La Chaîne Météo*.
Temperatures will be at half mast, after a relatively warm week, rocked by a powerful anticyclone.
, the morning should remain sunny over a good part of the country, from the South-West to the North-East.
It is in the afternoon that the situation will deteriorate, with a depression coming from the North-West.
Stormy foci will develop, then move towards the center of France in the evening.
In the morning, it will be 11°C in Paris, 12 in La Rochelle, 13 in Perpignan and 13 in Lyon.
In the afternoon, temperatures will peak at 19°C in Paris, 15 in Brest, 22 in Strasbourg, 22 in Marseille and 21 in Bourges.
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will be the darkest day of the weekend.
A rainy-stormy axis will hit the Pyrenees and the Great East from midday.
Strong storms could overflow to the Mediterranean coast.
The weather will only clear over the west of France during the day.
Temperatures will be 13°C in Paris in the morning, 12 in Orléans, 12 in Aurillac, 14 in Bordeaux and 13 in Nice.
In the afternoon, it will be 19°C in Paris, 18 in Rennes, 19 in Biarritz, 16 in Charleville-Mézières and 18 in Strasbourg.
The weather for Sunday May 7, which should be the most gloomy day of the weekend.
The Weather Channel
, May 8, the rains and thunderstorms will evacuate by the East... before the arrival of a new but weak disturbance by the North-West, in the afternoon.
A few clouds will obscure the sky, but sunny spells should be the majority.
In the Mediterranean, the mistral and the tramontana will blow hard.
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