Floods

Floods - In the town of Sainte-Maxime, four people have been rescued by helicopter from a roof and the city council has reported significant material damage with villas, cellars and ground floors of buildings flooded. At 3am this morning firefighters in the Var had already intervened 202 times. In the Alpes Maritimes firefighters intervened 30 times during the night. The weather warning is expected to remain until 3pm this afternoon.

 

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Evening Update Wednesday 22 May

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