Beijing, May 9, PrimaMedia. To the South China storm struck — Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region flooded by rain, in the province of Guangdong because of the tornado and storm killed several people, weather forecasters predict continued rains, shifts to the center and on the east of the country, RIA PrimaMedia.
Early in the morning on May 8th in Guilin (Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region) hit a downpour, and by 11 pm the rate of rainfall reached 70 mm. As a result of the shower was stopped traffic on the highway linking Guilin to the central part of the country.
Due to heavy rains, more than 130 tourists in Sinan County, was temporarily cut off from the outside world, but now they are evacuated to safe places.
Heavy rain led to landslides in the area between the highway Lunshenskim multinational autonomous counties and county Tszyyuan Guilin, blocked transport in the province of Hunan. Currently, landslides continue. Highways Agency has organized to address the effects of the elements on the ground
Also today, in the afternoon, the largest in the spring rain was held in Beijing, reducing the temperature of the air, which fell to 14 hours below 16 degrees Celsius to 21 degrees in 12 hours.
According to the forecast of Beijing Meteorological Service, the average intensity of the rain has stopped for the night on Monday. According to weather forecast, over the next week in Beijing, the air warms up to 27 degrees, but it is too early to talk about the beginning of summer in the Chinese capital.
The agency noted that the day before, on May 7, according to the Ministry of Civil Affairs of China, at 18:00 tornado and severe thunderstorm hit the area and the village of Dali Nanhai, Foshan city administratively subordinated to Guangdong Province, as a result of the four elements were killed, 17 people injured .
Since May 8, in most of the Central and Eastern China the rain. Measures are being taken to prepare for the new disaster by the shower.
Help. Tornado — atmospheric vortices formed in cumulonimbus (thunderstorm) cloud and spreads down, often up to the surface of the earth in the form of arms or trunk cloud of tens or hundreds of meters. The development of a tornado cloud distinguishes it from some externally similar and also differ in the nature of phenomena, such as a tornado vortices and dust (sand) vortices.