Storm Amelie pummels France with gales and torrential downpours

Storm Amelie pummels France with gales and torrential downpours

Storm winds blasted southwest France Sunday, whipping up giant ocean waves, uprooting trees and leaving some 140,000 people without electricity, authorities said.

Tornado rips through France and Luxembourg

Tornado rips through France and Luxembourg

France to declare areas of ‘natural disaster’ after storms batter country

France to declare areas of ‘natural disaster’ after storms batter country

IN PICTURES: France pays tribute to ocean rescuers killed in storm

IN PICTURES: France pays tribute to ocean rescuers killed in storm

IN PICTURES: Storm Miguel batters western France

IN PICTURES: Storm Miguel batters western France

LATEST: Deadly Storm Eleanor wreaks havoc across France

LATEST: Deadly Storm Eleanor wreaks havoc across France

Weather warnings extended across France as country braces for Storm Eleanor

Weather warnings extended across France as country braces for Storm Eleanor

Schools closed as violent storms lash southern France

Schools closed as violent storms lash southern France

North western France set for violent storms on Wednesday

North western France set for violent storms on Wednesday

Woman in coma as storm blows over billboard in Paris

Woman in coma as storm blows over billboard in Paris

Scouts evacuated as storm hits French camp

Scouts evacuated as storm hits French camp

Violent storms to batter south west France

Violent storms to batter south west France

Five die in French storms over black weekend

Five die in French storms over black weekend

Southern France put on maximum storm alert

Southern France put on maximum storm alert

Violent storms to drench south-western France

Violent storms to drench south-western France

Violent storms set to end France’s heatwave

Violent storms set to end France’s heatwave

Normandy villages hit by freak violent hailstorms

Normandy villages hit by freak violent hailstorms

Storm leaves 100,000 homes without power

Storm leaves 100,000 homes without power

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Stunning new film shows power of stormy seas

Storms kill thousands of birds on French coast

Storms kill thousands of birds on French coast

80 WWII shells found on French beach after storm

80 WWII shells found on French beach after storm

VIDEO: Woman swept out to sea by giant wave

VIDEO: Woman swept out to sea by giant wave

Storms batter France, disrupting travel, power

Storms batter France, disrupting travel, power

Violent storms hit south-eastern France

Violent storms hit south-eastern France

VIDEO: Extreme weather wreaks havoc in France

VIDEO: Extreme weather wreaks havoc in France

Northern France on alert for storms after heatwave

Northern France on alert for storms after heatwave

Western France placed on storm and flood alert

Western France placed on storm and flood alert

Snow causes travel chaos in northern France

Snow causes travel chaos in northern France

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Over 300 passengers stranded at Paris airport due to storms

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Weather warning issued as coast braces for storm

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Man posed as rescuer – charged with fraud