A tornado was reported between Pézenas and Clermont-l’Hérault, southern France on October 20, 2019. The department of Hérault was placed on yellow alert following thunderstorms and heavy winds.
The tornado knocked down trees and damaged several roofs, and was captured on video.
— guigui (@guigui_dusud) October 20, 2019
— MbS NeWs (@MbSNewsEnglish) October 20, 2019
— Midi Libre (@Midilibre) October 20, 2019
— Météo-Contact (@MeteoContact) October 20, 2019
A caravan was torn off a vehicle pulling it and was projected onto the other side of the road. The twister then headed to the Gard.
Hérault firefighters intervened at Vias, Florensac, Pezenas, Paulhan, Aspiran, Clermont-l’Hérault and Saint-Guilhem, reports said.
Une #tornade est signalée actuellement le long de l'#A75 entre Pézenas et Clermont-l'#herault . Via @VincentLhermet sur le forum @infoclimat , observation Vincent Déligny. Image de la supercellule via radar @meteofrance pic.twitter.com/iEPoXJoq2n
— Sébastien Brana (@SebastienBrana) October 20, 2019
Featured image credit: @guigui_dusud/Twitter
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