France is to declare a state of natural disaster in areas worst hit by flooding in recent days, President Francois Hollande says.
— FRANCE 24 English (@France24_en) June 2, 2016
The measure frees up funds, with some towns in central France suffering their severest floods in decades.
— FRANCE 24 (@FRANCE24) June 2, 2016
In Paris the Seine continues to rise, prompting the closure of a metro line running through the city centre.
— TODAY (@TODAYonline) June 2, 2016
Heavy rains across Europe have left at least 10 people dead, most of them in Germany.