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World Alpes-Maritimes: Three weeks after the floods of storm Alex, Météo-France warns of a new "stormy storm"

17:45  25 october  2020
17:45  25 october  2020 Source:   20minutes.fr

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Named Alex , the storm brought fierce winds and torrential rain. In north-western Italy, flooding was described as "historic". A section of a bridge over the Sesia river collapsed. Bernard Gonzalez, prefect of the Alpes - Maritimes region, said: "Just because their loved ones haven't been able to get

A total of nine people have been found dead after flash flooding hit the area on Friday, with almost a year's average Italian firefighters rescued some 25 people who became trapped on the French side of a mountain pass due to flooding . "The Alpes Maritimes were severely affected by storm Alex .

Accumulated rainfall of 40 to 60 mm and, locally, 80 mm near the relief of Alpes-Maritimes are planned

La pluie peut revenir en trombes dès cette nuit (Illustration) © F. Binacchi / ANP / 20 Minutes The rain can come back in torrential waters from tonight (Illustration) WEATHER - Accumulated rainfall of 40 to 60 mm and, locally, 80 mm near the relief the Alpes-Maritimes are planned

Downpours will fall again on the Nice hinterland, hard hit three weeks ago by the floods linked to storm Alex. After the call for “the greatest caution” launched Thursday to the inhabitants of the valleys by the prefect for new significant rainfall, Météo-France warns this Sunday against a third “rain-storm” of sharp.

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This video was taken on the 7th of december 2007 in "Raz de Sein" at the western tip of France , in Brittany, on a (very) stormy day. Those lighthouses

It comes as Storm Alex swept in from France yesterday, causing weather havoc on the coastline and for motorists. People living between Cornwall in Western Scotland and Cumbria could be among the only regions to escape the worst of the weather as officials warned of up to 50mm of rain over this

Installation of a rainstorm over the South-East next night and tomorrow.

This episode will not be exceptional for the season (40 to 60 loc 80mm near the relief of #AlpesMaritimes ).

However, the rains will affect vulnerable areas since storm Alex. pic.twitter.com/wk9lZiCMfo

- VigiMeteoFrance (@VigiMeteoFrance) October 25, 2020

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Dégâts causés par les intempéries et la crue de la Vésubie, à La Bollène-Vésubie dans les Alpes-Maritimes.

With accumulations of rain of 40 to 60 mm and, locally, of 80 mm near the relief of the Alpes-Maritimes, these bad weather will not be exceptional for the season, notes the organization of forecast. "Nevertheless, the rains will affect vulnerable sectors since storm Alex", he warns again. Active from the middle of the night from Sunday to Monday, this rainstorm episode should end in the course of Monday afternoon.

At least five people died in the floods of October 2, which mainly ravaged the Vésubie and Roya valleys. Thirteen people are still missing.

Alpes-MaritimesRain expected to return to the stricken valleys, the prefecture calls for "the greatest caution" Storm Alex The roads reopened in Vésubie, Haute-Roya still inaccessible by car

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