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18 Jul 2019 | 09:17 AM UTC

China: Tropical Storm Danas to bring heavy rain to coastal China July 18-19

China News Alert

Chinese officials issue blue typhoon warning for Tropical Storm Danas as of July 18; heavy rain and associated disruptions possible for coastal China

TIMEFRAME expected from 7/18/2019, 12:00 AM until 7/19/2019, 11:59 PM (Asia/Shanghai). COUNTRY/REGION China, China, Zhejiang province

Event

The China Meteorological Administration (CMA) issued a blue typhoon warning, the lowest of four warnings, on Wednesday, July 18, and reconfirmed the warning on Thursday morning (local time), July 18, due to the passing of Tropical Storm Danas. Rainfall of 5-9 cm (2-3.5 in) is expected for coastal China, particularly Guangdong, Fujian, and Zhejiang provinces. Transportation disruptions are possible; power outages cannot be ruled out. As of 08:00 (local time) on Thursday, the storm was located 570 km (354 mi) southeast of Fuzhou (Fujian province) and moving north.

A second storm is also moving north from the northwest coast of the Philippines and may bring rain to Fujian and Zhejiang on Saturday, July 20, or Sunday, July 21. 

Advice

Individuals in the affected areas are advised to monitor local weather reports and anticipate heavy rain and associated power and transportation disruptions.

 

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