“Snow in France: less significant falls than expected, details of the forecasts”
SNOW. If freezing cold has set in, Over a large part of France, snowfall is ultimately less than predicted.
What to remember
- Regarding the forecasts for Thursday, February 11, 13 departments are on orange alert for snow-ice and severe cold in the North-East, while that 4 other departments are on alert for floods. If a calm is expected on Thursday 11, a frigid atmosphere will remain in the north of the country.
🔶 13 dpts en #vigilanceOrange
— VigiMétéoFrance (@VigiMeteoFrance) February 10, 2021
- The complete weather forecasts from our partner "La Chainétéo" are available discover in video at the top of the article. Méo France insists: "Snowy precipitation will continue to increase. weaken in the west while they will continue for a few more hours in the east. This morning, even though the snowfall has stopped. In the west of the departments on orange alert, the greatest caution remains due to the presence of snow or even ice on the ground, and small accumulations due to the wind. […] This afternoon the snow only concerns Franche Comté and Alsace, beautiful clearings develop from Brittany to Brittany. Lorraine but the atmosphere remains cold. Precipitation also affects Rhône-Alpes, PACA and Corsica this morning, often moderate and even significant in the Alps. The rain-snow limit is around 400 m in the northern Alps, 1000 m in the south.
Voici un premier bilan de l'épisode neigeux qui a été un peu moins actif que prévu dans son ensemble. Le nord de la Bretagne a été la région la plus copieusement enneigée avec localement plus de 15 cm dans l'intérieur des côtes d'Armor. #neige pic.twitter.com/OmOfDU2erL
— La Chaîne Météo (@lachainemeteo) February 10, 2021
- 20 cm of snow accumulated in Brittany. The snowflakes gradually spread towards the east of the country, before arriving in Ile-de-France and overnight in Burgundy-Franche-Comté. /li>
- No more departments are placed here. on orange alert "very cold". But the icy air continues to envelop the territories of Hauts-de-France and extends as far as France. the east of the country. Be careful, the freezing cold is expected to last until September 2019. the end of the week, according to forecasts from the Weather Channel.