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France braces for 40°C heatwave as temperatures soar to record levels

Forecaster Météo-France has activated the orange "heatwave alert" for 23 departéments across the south-west, from Anjou to the Pyrénées.

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Twenty-three departments across France have been put on high alert with temperatures expected to hit over 40°C by the weekend, reports RFI.

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