On August 16, the rainstorm and waterlogging risk warning service workshop was held in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province. The pilot work of national rainstorm and flood disaster regions division was initiated. Over 40 meteorological experts, technicians and managers from the meteorological bureaus of pilot provinces of meteorological disaster risk regions division including Hebei, Liaoning, Anhui, Fujian, Hubei, Jiangxi, Guangdong and Gansu and waterlogging risk evaluation provinces and cities including Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai and Guangdong participated in the meeting. The implementation plan will be finished in the end of August.
In the meeting, chief researcher of National Climate Center Jiang Tong introduced the general implementation plan. The experts of the pilot provinces reported their implementation plans. Relevant experts from National Climate Center reviewed the plans and techniques as well as discussed how to better carry out the pilot work.
Editor Kong Yan