NMC predicts heavy rain in Southwest China, Hunan, and Guangxi from June 29 to July 2

29-06-2020Source:ational Meteorological Center

Since June, cumulative rainfall in Guizhou, Chongqing, northeastern Sichuan, eastern West Sichuan Plateau, central-northern Guangxi, and northwestern Hunan reached 300-700mm. The rainfall is 30-80% heavier than the same period of normal years. Many places are exposed to flooding, mount torrents, and geologic hazards.

From the afternoon of June 29 to July 2, heavy rain to rainstorm will grip Guizhou, Chongqing, southern Sichuan, Yunnan, western Guangxi, and northwestern Hunan. Heavy downpour or torrential rain will lash northern and central-western Guizhou, southeastern Chongqing, northern Yunnan, and northwestern Hunan. The cumulative rainfall will reach 100-200mm. In these regions, the short-range heavy rainfall will reach 30-50mm.

Affected by the heavy rainfall, northern and central-western Guizhou, southeastern Chongqing, eastern Sichuan, and northwestern Hunan will be prone to high degree of rainstorm hazards. (Jun. 29)

Editor: Liu Shuqiao