Normandy Coast to see More High Winds, Rain and Hail

The coast of Normandy, particularly in the Manche, is set to be battered by gales again this week and high tides are adding the risk of flooding. According to France’s meteorological service Météo France, 100 kilometre per hour winds … [Read more...]

Transat Now Set to Leave Normandy After Weather Delays

sailors are preparing to leave Normandy at last for the Transat Jacques Vabre ocean race

Some of the world’s top sailors are preparing to leave Normandy at last for the Transat Jacques Vabre ocean race after the start was postponed from Sunday due to bad weather. The high winds that have been battering Normandy and … [Read more...]

Rouen Hit by Flash Floods

Rouen Hit by Flash Floods

Heavy rain and thunder and lightening brought parts of Rouen in Upper Normandy to a standstill and weather forecasters are warning it is likely to continue most of today (Wednesday 07 August). Traffic jams built up as vehicles got stuck in … [Read more...]

Summer Weather Brings More Optimism for Normandy Tourism Industry

Summer Weather Brings More Optimism for Normandy Tourism Industry

The hot and sunny weather in Normandy in July has given renewed hope to the region’s tourism industry after a slow start to the season. With August proving to be busy the owners of hotels, holiday homes, tourism attractions and camp … [Read more...]

Normandy Councils Ready to Activate Emergency Heat Wave Plan

Normandy Councils Ready to Activate Emergency Heat Wave Plan

With temperatures set to exceed 30 degrees in parts of Normandy this weekend councils are ready to put emergency heat wave plans into action to make sure people, especially the elderly and young, do not suffer in the heat. They are also … [Read more...]