The heat wave will gradually end on Monday in the country, and a new stormy wave will arrive in the evening on the Atlantic coast, forecasts Météo France.
The center is always vigilant
Eleven departments in the center-east will remain in orange level for the heat wave parameter on Monday morning, according to the bulletin from the meteorological service published overnight from Sunday to Monday.
Strong thunderstorms broke out that night, on an axis going from the Paris basin to the Yonne and as far as the Ardennes, accompanied by intense rains, heavy hailstorms and sometimes strong gusts.
Hailstones of 4 to 5 cm were observed in particular in Loiret and Seine-et-Marne.
Very intense rainfall accumulations were recorded: 47mm in 1 hour including 30mm in less than 15 minutes in Vierzon, 60mm in 30 minutes including 40mm in 15 minutes in Lorris (Loiret).
The Hauts-de-France cool off
For Monday, the weather is summery from the Massif Central to the Alps and Jura, to the Mediterranean and Corsica.
On the South-West, maritime entries of low clouds cover the sky at daybreak, with a few drops on the Pyrenean foothills, then the sun will impose itself during the morning.
On the North-East, a few showers persist in the early morning, then the clearings develop.
On the North-West, the sky is loaded with a few small scattered showers.
The clearings widen during the day, the sky is variable.
On the other hand, in Hauts-de-France in the morning, then in Normandy, Ile-de-France and Champagne-Ardenne in the afternoon, the weather was calm and sunny, in a somewhat chilled atmosphere.
A stormy wave in sight
A new stormy wave tumbles in the early evening on the Atlantic coast.
The sky is covered with temporarily marked stormy rains, accompanied by strong gusts of wind and sometimes hail.
These storms are shifting over the northwest quarter of the country during the night, gradually easing.
The very high temperatures of the past few days are easing, except in Lyonnais.
The maximums are between 20 and 27 degrees north of the Loire, between 28 and 32 in Alsace, Bourgogne-Franche-Comt, the Centre, the South-West, PACA and Corsica.
In Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, the thermometer still shows 31 to 36 degrees.
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