City to Experience More Rain in the Next Few Days
With food prices already being affected by the increased rain and resulting floods, residents will be experiencing heavy rains in the next three days brought on by two tropical storms Haima and Meari. Haima is the fourth tropical storm this year, making is landfall in Dianbai and Yangxi counties.
Tropical storm Haima will bring in an average of 38 millimeters of rain that will bring in more that 3 million cubic meters of water to the city’s reservoirs. After hitting Dianbai, tropical storm Haima will then proceed East influenced by another incoming storm Meari that is moving west to northwest and will hit Zhanjiang. Meari is the fifth storm to hit this year.
Shenzhen will experience cloudy weather over the weekend with chances of showers, while Western Guangdong, Hainan and Guangxi will experience heavy to torrential rains. Ferry services from Hong Kong to Shenzhen and Macao have been cancelled.
Thre will be no rain from Tuesday to Thursday next week as tropical storm Meari is moving towards Taiwan and will hit the area Friday night to Saturday morning.