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Rainstorm

20-03-2012Source:China Meteorological News Press

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Preventive Measures

In the next 12 hours, the rainfall will be up to above 50 mm, or is likely to continue with a basis of 50 mm.

1.       Government and related departments should take preventive measures for rainstorm.

2.       Schools and kindergartens should take proper measures to ensure the safety of students and kids. 

3.       Drivers should pay attention to waterlogging and traffic jam.

4.       Check the drainage system in city, farmland and fish pond and made preparation for drainage.

In the next 6 hours, the rainfall will be up to above 50 mm, or is likely to continue with a basis of 50 mm.

1.       Government and related departments should prevent against rainstorm.

2.       Transport management departments should take traffic control in case of heavy rainfall and guide traffic in waterlogging section.

3.       Cut off the dangerous outdoor electronic power in low-lying areas , pause the outdoor operation in open areas, and transfer people in dangerous areas and buildings.

4.       Check the drainage system in city, farmland and fish pond system and take necessary measure for drainage.

In the next 3 hours, the rainfall will be up to above 50 mm, or is likely to continue with a basis of 50 mm.

1.       Government and related departments should take emergency response for rainstorm.

2.       Cur off the dangerous outdoor electronic power and pause outdoor business.

3.       Units in dangerous areas should stop activities and the students, children and other personnel in schools should be protected.

4.       Carry out drainage in cities and farmland and prevent against flash flood, landslide, mud-rock flow and other disasters induced by heavy rainfall. 

In the next 3 hours, the rainfall will be up to above 100 mm, or is likely to continue with a basis of 100 mm. 

1.       Government and related departments should do a good job of emergency response and disaster rescue for rainstorm. 

2.       Stop assembly, classes, and business expect special industry.

3.       Do a good job of prevention against and rescue of flash floods, landslide, mud-rock flow and other disasters.