Thunderstorms in Paris and Île-de-France: yellow vigilance this Wednesday, May 15

The weather remains very unstable and a risk of thunderstorms is announced over a large part of France this Wednesday, May 15, 2024. Météo France places 79 departments on yellow alert for thunderstorms, including Paris and the entire Île-de-France. -France. We take stock of the forecasts.

Will thunder rumble again this Wednesday May 15, 2024 in Paris and Île-de-France? It’s possible. While “nearly 10,000 lightning strikes” hit France last Sunday, new storms could hit a large part of the country this Wednesday. Also, Meteo France places 79 departments of France in yellow alert for thunderstorms for this day of May 15, 2024.

Three-quarters of the country are affected by this alert. In detail, Loire-Atlantique, Vendée, Gironde, Manche, Haut-Rhin, Vosges, Ardennes, but also Côte d’Or, Creuse, Haute-Garonne, Bouches-du- Rhône, the Alpes-Maritimes or even Puy-de-Dôme are thus placed in yellow vigilance for a risk of violent thunderstorms this Wednesday.

After the copious rains on Tuesday, the country remains subject to depression weather with lots of clouds and stormy showers.” warns La Chaîne Météo on its site, which adds that “changeable and stormy weather will persist for the next few days“.

Thunderstorms in Paris and Île-de-France: yellow vigilance this Wednesday, May 15Thunderstorms in Paris and Île-de-France: yellow vigilance this Wednesday, May 15

What about Paris and the Île-de-France region ? The capital and all the Ile-de-France departments (Seine-et-Marne, Yvelines, Essonne, Hauts-de-Seine, Seine-Saint-Denis, Val-de-Marne and Val-d’ Oise) are also placed by Météo France in yellow alert for thunderstorms this May 15.

According to Meteo France, violent storms could hit Paris and the rest of Île-de-France this Wednesday from 6 p.m. These Thundershowers could continue throughout the evening.

Thunderstorms in Paris and Île-de-France: yellow vigilance this Wednesday, May 15Thunderstorms in Paris and Île-de-France: yellow vigilance this Wednesday, May 15Thunderstorms in Paris and Île-de-France: yellow vigilance this Wednesday, May 15Thunderstorms in Paris and Île-de-France: yellow vigilance this Wednesday, May 15

Thunderstorms in Paris and Île-de-France: yellow vigilance this Wednesday, May 15Thunderstorms in Paris and Île-de-France: yellow vigilance this Wednesday, May 15Thunderstorms in Paris and Île-de-France: yellow vigilance this Wednesday, May 15Thunderstorms in Paris and Île-de-France: yellow vigilance this Wednesday, May 15

Residents and visitors to the region are advised to remain vigilant, follow Météo-France updates and take the necessary precautions to protect themselves from these severe weather conditions.

Recommendations for Ile-de-France residents

During these periods of bad weather, Meteo France recommends paying attention to thunderstorms, which are synonymous with danger. here are some recommendations to follow as a precaution:

  • limit your movements,
  • do not go out with an umbrella,
  • take shelter under a building,
  • avoid touching electrical wires on the ground,
  • move away from posts, gates, trees and watercourses,
  • by car, avoid wooded areas.


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