Heavy rains cause mud slides and snow storms over weekendAug. 31, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
Heavy rain hit cantons Graubünden and Ticino over the weekend – and the cold front brought snow which clos...
Geneva battered by short but violent stormAug. 14, 2020, 9:32 a.m.
A short violent storm brought chaos to Geneva’s streets yesterday evening. Pipelines exploded, hail battered Ba...
3 Spanish tourists dead and 1 missing after storm causes water surge in gorgeAug. 14, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
Three men are dead and another is missing after a surprise storm sent thousands of tonnes of water down a gorge where...
Former Harbour Master hailed as hero after reacting to boat fireAug. 4, 2020, 10:07 a.m.
A former Harbour Master in Ascona is being hailed as a hero after he intervened when a motor boat caught fire yesterd...
House catches fire and woman hit by trampoline in major stormsJuly 29, 2020, 10:18 a.m.
Major storms swept across the country yesterday afternoon and into the evening.
Body of washed away 6-year-old found in Lake GenevaJuly 28, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
The body of a 6-year-old girl who was washed away in a storm last summer has been found in Lake Geneva.
Major storms cause flooding and rockfalls in ValaisJuly 23, 2020, 8:51 a.m.
Canton Valais and parts of Fribourg were hit by major storms last night, triggering flash-flooding and rockfalls.
British reality TV star on Geneva plane diverted due to high windsFeb. 11, 2020, 9:27 a.m.
Passengers on a British Airways Flight from Geneva ended up in Lyon after declaring an emergency – only 150 km ...
Storm batters country but expected to weakenFeb. 11, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
High winds are expected again this morning – but forecasters say the storm will start to weaken during the cour...
Storms and snowfall batter areas across SwitzerlandNov. 25, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Strong winds and heavy snow affected many areas of the country over the weekend.
Car swept away by Valais storms foundAug. 22, 2019, 10:24 a.m.
The wreckage of a car swept away in storms in Valais has been found, raising hopes a missing father and young girl co...
2019 expected to break lightning strike recordAug. 19, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
A major storm swept across the country overnight bringing heavy rain, high winds and hail.
Mudslide in Valais swept away father and daughterAug. 13, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
Rescuers in canton Valais say there is no chance a missing 6-year-old girl and her 37-year-old father will be found a...
Lightning strikes golfer during violent stormAug. 8, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Many parts of the country are recovering from the storms yesterday.
Overnight storm hits northern SwitzerlandJuly 2, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
Heavy storms battered northern parts of the country overnight.
Lake Geneva storm death friend of Swedish QueenJune 18, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
It’s been revealed the woman who drowned in Lake Geneva during Saturday’s intense storm was a friend of t...
Major storm kills 2 and floods GenevaJune 17, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Large parts of cantons Geneva and Vaud and neighbouring France were battered by a major storm on Saturday afternoon.
Man rescued from Rhone river in stormy watersJune 17, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
A man had to be rescued from the Rhone river near the Pont Butin in Geneva yesterday afternoon.
Heavy rain triggers weather warningsJune 11, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Heavy rain is triggering alerts throughout the country.
Mystery police operation intrigues publicMarch 4, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
Zurich police are staying tightlipped after an operation in Oerlikon yesterday afternoon.
Stormy weather cancels weekend Christmas marketsDec. 10, 2018, 8:40 a.m.
High winds and heavy rain ruined the weekend for many and led to cancelled Christmas markets.
Strong winds cancelled flights and closed roadsSept. 24, 2018, 7:16 a.m.
High winds and heavy rains tore through the country last night – especially in the more northerly parts.
Zurich storm brings hail and floodingAug. 24, 2018, 8:46 a.m.
The Zurich area was hit by major storms last night, bringing heavy rain and almost continuous lightning – resid...
Hail damage to vineyards expected to reach CHF 4 millionJuly 27, 2018, 9 a.m.
Damage to vineyards during violent hailstorms in the cantons of Geneva and Vaud a week ago is expected to lead to ins...