April 7. In the southern provinces of China came flood season, but in the south-western provinces of the continuing drought, said April 6 the State Headquarters for Flood Control and Drought.
In the southern and south-eastern provinces increased rainfall, while water levels in lakes and rivers is higher than usual for this time of the year, said the headquarters.
According to information posted on the website of Staff, some parts of south-western provinces of Yunnan and Sichuan, as well as the central province of Hubei is still suffering from the steady drought that is likely to catch up and the province of Guizhou.
Because of the drought people and pets suffer from a lack of drinking water, especially in the provinces of Yunnan, Sichuan and Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, the report said.
In the staff emphasized that predictions of flood control and improve the situation of drought disappointing, local authorities should be prepared, as in the southern provinces of the rains continue, and in arid regions the temperature will continue to rise.