24.05.11.V period from 20 to 22, the South China area covered tropical downpours. Particularly heavy rainfall recorded in the province of Guangdong.
According to the Central Weather forecaster Guangdong Lin Lyansyun, 8:00 am May 21 to May 22 21:00 rainfall meteorological stations in 8 provinces exceeded 250 mm. The maximum amount of rainfall recorded in the village of Haiyan — 437 mm. Xinhua reported the sinking of 18 streets in the city of Guangzhou — the administrative center of the province.