Floods in Northern China

Update: Gansu Province The situation has worsened over the weekend in Gansu. More people have been reported killed in the floods, bringing the total to 20. As many as 56,000…

Soulik floods China and Taiwan

Tropical storm Soulik hit north east Taiwan on 12th July, and continued on to mainland China, reaching Fujian province on 13th July. It continued over mainland China heading north west,…

Floods in China as Rumbia Hits

Tropical Storm Rumbia reached the Leizhou Peninsula in the south of Guangdong province in southern China on 1st July. Upon landfall the storm weakened but still resulted in torential rain,…

More Floods in China

Update: Tropical Storm Rumbia has resulted in storms and floods across southern China. See our full update on Storm Rumbia in China here. Chongqing, Zhejiang, Hubei and Anhui Four provinces…

China Floods May 2013

The southern China rainy season seems well upon us, with plenty of floods resulting from the monsoon rains across the region. Warnings of the Yangtze river levels reaching higher limits…