Xiamen launches rainstorm flood I level emergency response 118 flights affected

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 Xiamen launches rainstorm flood I level emergency response 118 flights affected


Today (7) at 1:15 p.m., the flood prevention Office of Xiamen, Fujian, launched the I level emergency response to flood prevention and flood in Xiamens Siming District, Huli district and Xiangan district. According to the Xiamen Meteorological Bureau, under the influence of the southwest warm and wet air, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in 3 hours, there were four streets (coastal streets, Kaiyuan street, Xiamen Port Street, lotus front street) in Xiamen City, and there were more than 100 millimeter precipitation over 8 sites. The largest rainfall appeared in Binhai street, Xiamen Siming District, totaling 210.5 millimeters. Heavy rainfall caused some schools, including Xiamen University and Xiamen City University, to be closed this afternoon. Among them, at Xiamen University, some of the classrooms have exceeded water tables and chairs. In addition, as of 2 p.m., 118 flights in Xiamen airport were affected by heavy rainfall, of which 5 were cancelled and 15 were temporarily prepared for the Fuzhou airport. This article is from CCTV News Mobile Network: Wei Ming, editor in chief: Li Tian Yi _NN7528 Heavy rainfall caused some schools, including Xiamen University and Xiamen City University, to be closed this afternoon. Among them, at Xiamen University, some of the classrooms have exceeded water tables and chairs. In addition, as of 2 p.m., 118 flights in Xiamen airport were affected by heavy rainfall, of which 5 were cancelled and 15 were temporarily prepared for the Fuzhou airport.