Paris was on high alert Saturday as the swollen Seine continued to creep higher, with forecasters warning the river could stay high throughout next week, especially if more rain is dumped on France.
Pedestrians and a metro train cross the swollen Seine river on the Bir-Hakeim bridge in Paris on January 26, 2018. (AFP)
Boat traffic halted
The swollen Seine river flowing through central Paris on January 26, 2018. (AFP)