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More heavy rain expected in Beijing

07-25-2012 11:20 BJT

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Days after Beijing received its deadliest downpour in decades, the Chinese capital is expected to see more heavy rainfall on Wednesday. Forecasters say some places in the city may see as much as 50 millimetres of rain.

Forecasters say there are already large areas of rain-saturated soil in the city due to Saturday's record amount. Although the upcoming rain may not be as heavy, it could still cause landslides. Forecasters have warned authorities to take precaution measures, and warns people to stay indoors and follow the forecast closely.

Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source: CNTV.CN

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