Parts of Europe are experiencing some relief as temperatures fall from record highs.
In northern France, the mercury has fallen by as much as 15 degrees Celcius over the past 24 hours.
But other areas are still baking hot including much of eastern and southern France. Thirty-two regional departments are still on orange alert with temperatures upwards of 35 degrees.
This 'screaming' weather map captures just how hot it is in France https://t.co/kE246bhQKN
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