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Zhejiang Flood Control and Drought Relief Headquarters Make Preventive Arrangements of Local Flood Control
2017-06-13 11:37:24

As Zhejiang entered the Meiyu flood period on June 9, there has been several heavy precipitations. According to the provincial Hydrological Bureau, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on June 11, rainstorms and torrential rains spread in Zhejiang, the areal rainfall reached 21 millimetres, among which some parts of Wenzhou, Taizhou and Lishui experienced extraordinary rainstorms, some counties and cities suffered waterlog in the bottomlands. At 7 p.m. on June 11, the water level of Shangxian Beach in Liandu District was 70.92 meters, which surpassed warning waterline by 0.42 meters, the water levels of control stations in other major rivers and lakes were under the warning waterline, the ones of large- and medium- sized reservoirs were under the limit water level. A working group from the Office of State Flood Control and Drought Relief Headquarters has been distributed in Zhejiang on the afternoon of June 11 to guide flood control.
The provincial Flood Control and Drought Relief Headquarters specifically made preventive arrangements of flood control in those places with predicted heavy rainfall like Yongjia, Songyang and Huangyan, and demanded all localities and departments strictly implement the 24-hour duty system in a bid to strengthen the real-time monitoring of weather and the situation of rain and water, once possible signs of disaster were found, the forewarning messages would be timely released and handled in accordance with the contingency plan. Besides, all of them were demanded to strictly implement water conservancy projects security patrol system, and fulfill the special personnel on duty for 24 hours in dangerous phases and major parts, timely report, pre-warn and handle the danger. Special efforts shall be made to inspect and monitor the dangerous regions like flash flood and geological hazards easy-happening small drainage areas in mountainous counties in order to ensure the security of people’s lives.

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