Bad weather

Disruption due to bad weather – The region is currently on an orange weather alert due to heavy rain, storms and a risk of flooding forecast.

The region’s roads are very badly impacted by the rainfall with motorist being advised to avoid travel, following several accidents this morning and road closures.

In Saint-Raphaël in the Var, the beaches have been closed for 24 hours due to the bad weather.

64 mm of rain has fallen in less than nine hours in Cuers, in the Var.

In Mougins the chemin du Ferrandou is currently closed between the Font de Currault bridge and the Vallauris road. Rescue services are mobilized in the area. Cannes is reportedly experiencing the worst of the bad weather in the Alpes Maritimes.

 

Last local news

Evening Update Friday 15 October 2021

President Macron is arriving in Marseille this evening at the beginning of a two day visit. The President will be discussing the progress made on his ... Evening Update Friday 15 October 2021 Read More

15/10/2021

Lunchtime News Friday 15th October 2021

A man has been shot dead in his car in the city centre of Brignoles. The shooting occurred on Thursday evening. According to witnesses “two hooded me... Lunchtime News Friday 15th October 2021 Read More

15/10/2021

French and Riviera News Friday 15th October 2021

After a 2020 winter season without any ski lifts, the ski resorts are preparing to reopen and hope to be able to do so without any restrictions.... French and Riviera News Friday 15th October 2021 Read More

15/10/2021

Evening Update Thursday 14 October 2021

A court in Paris has given the French state until the end of next year to repair shortcomings in its actions on global warming... Evening Update Thursday 14 October 2021 Read More

14/10/2021

Lunchtime News Thursday 14th October 2021

A pedestrian has been seriously injured after being hit by a heavy goods vehicle in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin. The accident occurred this morning at aroun... Lunchtime News Thursday 14th October 2021 Read More

14/10/2021