A waterspout was spotted near Guethary, France, on June 4 amid a day of heavy rain and thunderstorms.

Mathieu Lapios filmed the spinning column of water from Guethary — a coastal town situated on the shore of the Bay of Biscay.

Authorities issued a yellow weather alert until June 5, urging people in coastal regions to be vigilant of severe weather.

Credit: Mathieu Lapios via Storyful