Heavy fog and sandstorm weather affect northern and western portions of China

15-05-2019Source:China Meteorological News Press

The National Meteorological Center continued to release blue warning of sandstorm and yellow warning of heavy fog at 6:00 a.m. on May 15.

Affected by the cold air and gale, it is predicted that from May 15 to 16, eastern Xinjiang and South Xinjiang Basin, northwestern Gansu, central-western Ningxia and Inner Mongolia, central-northern Shaanxi, northern Shanxi, central-northern Hebei, Beijing, and northern Tianjin will be exposed to blowing sand. Sandstorm will blanket central Inner Mongolia.

It is predicted that on May 15, portions of northern Huanghai Sea, central-western coastal regions of Huanghai Sea, and coastal regions of Fujian, the visibility will be less than 1 kilometer. Heavy fog will shroud northwestern Heilongjiang, northeastern Inner Mongolia, southern Chongqing, northeastern Guizhou, central Jiangxi, northwestern Fujian and northeastern Hunan. (May. 15)

Editor: Liu Shuqiao