Heavy rain triggers weather warnings

Heavy rain triggers weather warnings

June 11, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Heavy rain is triggering alerts throughout the country.
Stormy weather cancels weekend Christmas markets

Stormy weather cancels weekend Christmas markets

Dec. 10, 2018, 8:40 a.m.
High winds and heavy rain ruined the weekend for many and led to cancelled Christmas markets.
Successful weekend of Escalade festivities despite rain

Successful weekend of Escalade festivities despite rain

Dec. 3, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
Constant drizzle and the cold didn’t put off 40,000 runners in Geneva for the Escalade races. 
Rain and snow to end drought this weekend

Rain and snow to end drought this weekend

Oct. 26, 2018, 8:55 a.m.
Winter will arrive sharply this weekend.
Drought causes farmers to slaughter cows early

Drought causes farmers to slaughter cows early

Oct. 23, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
Farmers are being forced to slaughter their cows early as the drought means there is not enough food for them.
Strong winds cancelled flights and closed roads

Strong winds cancelled flights and closed roads

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:16 a.m.
High winds and heavy rains tore through the country last night – especially in the more northerly parts.
Storms triggered flash flooding and downed trees

Storms triggered flash flooding and downed trees

Aug. 2, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
Violent storms yesterday evening triggered flash flooding and downed trees.
Fire bans continue as fish populations moved from struggling rivers

Fire bans continue as fish populations moved from struggling rivers

July 19, 2018, 9:18 a.m.
As the dry spell continues, people are being reminded not to make fires near forests.
Insurance companies expecting large storm claims

Insurance companies expecting large storm claims

June 18, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
Insurance companies are bracing themselves for record breaking damage claims due to the recent storms.
Storms contaminate drinking water and cause millions in damage

Storms contaminate drinking water and cause millions in damage

June 1, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
The week’s storms have caused CHF 4m worth of damages and has led to sewage contaminating drinking water.
Storms cause floods in Bern and Uri

Storms cause floods in Bern and Uri

May 28, 2018, 6:16 a.m.
Weekend storms caused floods in several areas of cantons Bern and Uri. Bern cantonal police say they received over 16...
Central and eastern Switzerland hit by major storms

Central and eastern Switzerland hit by major storms

May 23, 2018, 5:52 a.m.
Many areas of eastern and central Switzerland were hit by major storms yesterday evening and into the night.
Ticino to get hit by very heavy rain

Ticino to get hit by very heavy rain

April 10, 2018, 7:09 a.m.
Forecasters are warning the Italian speaking canton of Ticino is set for days of very heavy rain – which could ...
Weekend storms wreak havoc in the canton of Aargau

Weekend storms wreak havoc in the canton of Aargau

July 10, 2017, 7:15 a.m.
Floods, landslides and power cuts have caused massive damage in parts of Switzerland over the weekend.
Act of kindness triggers police alert

Act of kindness triggers police alert

Feb. 9, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
A driver’s kind efforts to help out a child in the rain caused a police alert in Geneva on Tuesday.
Rain alert for western Switzerland

Rain alert for western Switzerland

Oct. 25, 2016, 8:15 a.m.
Meteo Suisse have issued a warning for heavy rain in western Switzerland – especially around Geneva. Forecaste...
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