Hailstorms in France

Discussion in 'Continental Touring' started by hailman, Apr 28, 2011.

  1. hailman

    hailman

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2009
    Messages:
    150
    Location:
    IoW
    Ratings:
    +12
    Watch out for hail storms if you are heading south, motorhomes don`t repair easily! :Sad:

    Toads and panel vans however..............:winky: call me! ::bigsmile:

    http://www.essl.org/ESWD/

    Look for the green triangles for large hail.
     
  2. thehutchies

    thehutchies Funster

    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2007
    Messages:
    1,535
    Location:
    The Wheelèd Shed
    Ratings:
    +1,960
    And a tornado at Chester Zoo! :Eeek:
     
  3. frogijock

    frogijock Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2008
    Messages:
    801
    Location:
    Lincolnshire
    Ratings:
    +580
    Weather here in the south west (france) great and has been for the last 3-4 weeks :roflmto:
     
  4. Hollyberry

    Hollyberry Funster

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2011
    Messages:
    4,238
    Location:
    Paignton, Devon.
    Ratings:
    +22,835
    Hot and sunny in the Dordogne, but it can change. Pours with rain, then sun comes out and up to 25C again within hours.
     
  5. madbluemad

    madbluemad Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 26, 2008
    Messages:
    3,341
    Location:
    spain
    Ratings:
    +244
    Well it wasn't last week when we were there.

    The last three days here on the Costa Blanca have been brilliant but it is cloudy, rainy and blowing a hooly today. Its forecast to be the same for the next few days.

    We had to have Cod, Chips, Mushy Peas, Bread Butter and a cuppa to cheer ourselves up.

    The main target of our interest at the moment is watching people play with their Sat Dishes in a hopeless effort to watch Coronation St. :RollEyes:

    As I understood it, you have to be able to at least see the sky. :winky:

    Jim
    :roflmto:
     
  6. Gooney

    Gooney Funster

    Joined:
    Jun 2, 2010
    Messages:
    4,815
    Location:
    Flintshire
    Ratings:
    +9,816
    My caravan in Loche July 2004, hit by a freak hailstorm resulted in a new side and new roof when only 3 months old. The site was devastated with other caravans and campervans destroyed when trees snapped in half and fell on them.:cry:
     

    Attached Files:

  7. welshbois

    welshbois

    Joined:
    May 8, 2010
    Messages:
    312
    Location:
    South Wales
    Ratings:
    +174
    Back today

    We just got back from Normandie and it was glorious and hot for the two weeks we were there. Didn't want to leave this morning.:winky:
     
Loading...

Share This Page