Weather alert issued until weekend as temperatures rise

Weather alert issued until weekend as temperatures rise

July 30, 2020, 9:11 a.m.
Several cantons have banned all fires as the risk of forest fires is too high – and there are warnings to stay ...
Heavy rainfall causes flooding in canton Bern

Heavy rainfall causes flooding in canton Bern

June 18, 2020, 9:07 a.m.
Heavy rainfall yesterday morning caused flooding, washing away cars and trees in canton Bern. 
Hot, dry summer predicted

Hot, dry summer predicted

April 21, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
Weather experts are predicting we’re in for a long, hot and dry summer. 
Warm weather increasing risk of forest fires

Warm weather increasing risk of forest fires

April 16, 2020, 10:01 a.m.
The dry warm weather is leading to increased risk of forest fires and many cantons are bringing in strict rules. 
Winter reported as warmest on record

Winter reported as warmest on record

March 2, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
It's been the mildest winter since records began. 
Switzerland enjoys unusually warm weather

Switzerland enjoys unusually warm weather

Feb. 24, 2020, 9:50 a.m.
The country basked in warm weather over the weekend with Geneva reaching 20 degrees and in canton Valais 18 degrees a...
Storm batters country but expected to weaken

Storm batters country but expected to weaken

Feb. 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...
Small chance of white Christmas

Small chance of white Christmas

Dec. 11, 2019, 9:10 a.m.
We’re not in for a white Christmas, that’s the conclusion from forecasters. In fact, it’s likely to...
Snow coming!

Snow coming!

Nov. 4, 2019, 10:28 a.m.
Winter is coming – over the weekend the snow line dropped below 2,000 meters for the first time this season &nd...
Weather to cool after record summer heat

Weather to cool after record summer heat

Aug. 29, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Enjoy the warm weather this weekend as its coming to an end. 
2019 expected to break lightning strike record

2019 expected to break lightning strike record

Aug. 19, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
A major storm swept across the country overnight bringing heavy rain, high winds and hail. 
Lightning strikes golfer during violent storm

Lightning strikes golfer during violent storm

Aug. 8, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Many parts of the country are recovering from the storms yesterday.
Cantons restrict outdoor fires during heatwave

Cantons restrict outdoor fires during heatwave

July 25, 2019, 10:03 a.m.
Several cantons have brought in strict restrictions on outdoor fires as the country swelters.
Geneva to monitor elderly during heatwave

Geneva to monitor elderly during heatwave

July 25, 2019, 9:56 a.m.
As the heatwave continues, the City of Geneva is stepping up its monitoring of elderly residents.
Dogs cool off in DIY stores

Dogs cool off in DIY stores

July 18, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
The Do It Yourself chain, Jumbo, is allowing dogs inside its stores at the moment while the weather is hot.
Moon to turn red for tonight's lunar eclipse

Moon to turn red for tonight's lunar eclipse

July 16, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
Sky watchers will be treated to a full lunar eclipse tonight. 
Geneva-France buckled train lines repaired

Geneva-France buckled train lines repaired

July 8, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
High speed trains are now running again between Geneva and France after tracks were repaired.
Overnight storm hits northern Switzerland

Overnight storm hits northern Switzerland

July 2, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
Heavy storms battered northern parts of the country overnight. 
No respite from heat on public transport

No respite from heat on public transport

June 26, 2019, 8:26 a.m.
If you’re hoping air-conditioned buses, trams and trains could give you a break from the heat, you may be disap...
Hospitals prepare for heatwave

Hospitals prepare for heatwave

June 25, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Hospitals are on alert as the expected week long heatwave gets underway. 
Press publishes hints and tips for upcoming heatwave

Press publishes hints and tips for upcoming heatwave

June 24, 2019, 10:09 a.m.
The country is gearing up for a heatwave with temperatures expected to hit 40 at times. 
Heatwave predicted for coming week

Heatwave predicted for coming week

June 19, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
Weather forecasters say we could be in for a major heatwave next week – despite temperatures falling over the n...
Major storm kills 2 and floods Geneva

Major storm kills 2 and floods Geneva

June 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.
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.
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