Severe storm in France

A fierce storm from the Atlantic Ocean hit southwestern France, leaving at least 15 people dead and one million homes without power. With torrential rains and winds approaching 175 kilometres an hour, the storm was described by weather forecasters as the region's worst in a decade.

Source : International Charter for "Space and Major disaster"

 

Map ressources :

Adour River, Aquitaine region

Aquitaine Region, France

Aquitaine Region, France

All the ressources are from CNES, SERTIT and the International Charter for "Space and Major disaster"

Disaster Information
Name: 
Severe storm in France
Region: 
France
Occurance Date: 
24/01/2009