Yellow alert for blizzard: some areas in the southern part of western Sichuan Plateau, northern Yunnan, northwestern and eastern Guizhou, and western Hunan will see heavy snow

2022-05-28 0 By

The Central Meteorological Observatory issued a yellow alert for snowstorm at 6:00 am on February 21:It is expected that from 20 o ‘clock on February 21 to 20 o ‘clock on February 22, there will be heavy snow in the southern part of the western Sichuan Plateau, northwest and northeast Yunnan, Guizhou, central and northern Hunan, northwest and northeast Jiangxi, and western Zhejiang, among which, there will be heavy snow in some areas of the southern part of the Western Sichuan Plateau, northern Yunnan, northwest and east Guizhou, and western Hunan.Heavy snowfall (20-28 mm) occurred in mountainous areas.The depth of new snow in the above areas is 3 to 10 centimeters, and local areas may exceed 15 centimeters.1. The government and relevant departments shall take emergency measures to prevent snow disaster and freezing injury according to their duties;2. Transportation, railway, electric power and communication departments shall strengthen the inspection and maintenance of roads, railways and lines, and do a good job in road clearing and snow melting;3. Reduce unnecessary outdoor activities;4. Reinforce temporary structures that are easy to be crushed by snow, such as sheds, and drive outdoor livestock into sheds for feeding.