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Storms continue to hit Southeast China

09-02-2010 14:22 BJT

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The year's sixth, "Kampasu", moved northeast past Shanghai yesterday. Meanwhile, "Lionrock" arrived at Fujian Province in the southeast.

Early this morning, "Lionrock" hit Zhangzhou City and is moving northwest to Fujian's neighboring areas. Meanwhile, Shantou is getting ready for the impending storm. The local government is urging residents to prepare for the possibility of massive rainfall and flooding. One hundred and 24 temporary evacuation shelters have been set up.

Storm-caused torrential rainfall is forecast to hit south-eastern coastal cities today. Flights at Shanghai, Hangzhou, Xiamen and other coastal airports may be affected by the coming storm.

Editor:Zhang Jingya |Source: CNTV

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