Strong rain hit North and Northeast China as southern parts exposed to high temperature

07-08-2018Source:National Meteorological Center

The National Meteorological Center forecasts that heavy rain to rainstorm with severe convective weather will hit Shanxi, Hebei, Beijing, Tianjin, Liaoning and Jilin today. Meanwhile, more areas of southern China will be exposed to high temperature.

In this daytime to tonight, central-northern North China, central-southern Northeast China, southern and eastern Southwest China, western South of the Yangtze River, southern  coast and northwestern South China will see moderate to heavy rain. Rainstorm or downpours with 100-120mm precipitation will fall in northern Shanxi, central Hebei, Beijing, Tianjin, northeastern Liaoning and southeastern Jilin. 

The National Meteorological Center continued to issue yellow warning of heatwave at 6:00 a.m. on August 7. It is predicted that during the daytime of August 7, Guanzhong Area of Shaanxi, most parts of Yellow-Huaihe basin, the Yangtze-Huaihe basin, the Yangtze-Hanshui basin, most portions of South of the Yangtze River, central-eastern South China and South Basin of Xinjiang will be exposed to high temperature of 35 to 36℃. Some areas of Guanzhong Area of Shaanxi, northern Henan, central Yangtze-Huaihe basin and South Xinjiang Bsin will be subject to 37~39℃ maximum temperature. (Aug. 7)

Editor Hao Jing