Chengdu launched flood control level III (yellow) emergency response, and has sent more than 30000 rescue personnel

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began on August 14, the weather process of heavy rain generally appeared in our city, and some places had severe rainstorm. The reporter learned from the Municipal Water Affairs Bureau today that Chengdu flood control and Drought Relief Headquarters started flood control level IV (blue) emergency response at 7:30 on August 16, and decided to upgrade flood control level IV (blue) emergency response to flood control level III (yellow) emergency response from 14:00 on August 16. Reporters from

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arrived at Chengdu flood control command center today to interview the rain, water, flood control and disaster relief of this round of rainfall. According to statistics, up to now, the city has transferred 18600 people and dispatched 35500 emergency rescue personnel. The precipitation of

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in August this year was 2.3 times more than that in the same period of the year.

according to the relevant person in charge of the municipal flood control office, since this year, the rainfall in the whole city has reached 793.3 mm, 30% more than that of the year before. Since August, there have been three regional rainstorms, namely “8.7”, “8.11” and this round. The accumulated rainfall is 397.6 mm, which is 2.3 times more than that in the same period of the year (117.4 mm).

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this round of rainfall began on August 14, the whole city has a general rainstorm weather process, and some places have severe rainstorm. According to statistics, from 20:00 on August 14 to 14:00 on August 16, 239 stations with precipitation ranging from 50 mm to 100 mm, 260 stations from 100 mm to 250 mm (involving 14 districts (cities) and counties), and 1 rainfall point with rainfall above 250 mm. The maximum accumulated rainfall was 272.5mm in Shouan, Wenjiang (the maximum hourly rainfall intensity was 92.1mm in Longquan Baihe middle school). The heavy rainfall of

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caused 11 rivers, including Tuojiang River, Fu River, Qingshui River and Xihe River, to exceed the warning water level. Among them, 8 rivers including Tuojiang River, Fu River, Qingshui River and Pi River exceeded the guaranteed water level. Of the 244 reservoirs in the city, 68 of them have exceeded the flood control level, and the reservoirs are discharging flood normally.

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took active action to ensure the safety of people’s lives and property. Affected by the heavy rainfall in the early stage, some embankments in the city were damaged, and some of them passed through tunnels, roads and residential areas to varying degrees of water. In this regard, our city at all levels and departments have launched actions to ensure the safety of people’s lives and property.

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it is understood that the city’s emergency dispatching arrangements, several scheduling meetings were held to arrange the deployment of flood control and disaster reduction work. The municipal flood control and Drought Relief Headquarters issued a yellow early warning of mountain torrents on the afternoon of 15th. At 7:30 on the 16th, the fourth level emergency response for flood control was launched, and the third level emergency response was upgraded at 14:00. At present, 14 districts (cities) and counties have launched flood control emergency response (among them, Longquanyi District and Jintang County have launched red warning; Qingbaijiang District, Dujiangyan City and Pengzhou City have launched orange warning; Eastern New District, Pidu district and Jianyang City have launched yellow warning; Tianfu New District, high tech Zone, Chenghua District, Shuangliu District, Wenjiang District and Dayi County have launched blue warning).

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at the same time, our city strengthens the dispatching of hydraulic facilities. In view of this round of rainfall process, it has been arranged in advance to increase the flood discharge intensity of reservoirs to ensure the safety of reservoir operation. On the afternoon of the 14th, all gates and dams in the main urban area were put into operation. At present, the water supply in the main urban area is normal. In terms of emergency response,

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, the city arranged responsible persons at all levels to take up their posts. In accordance with the rigid requirements of “three avoidance” and “three emergency evacuation”, the city resolutely organized mass transfer to ensure the safety of people’s lives and property. The Municipal Water Affairs Bureau sent 10 stormboats to support the disaster stricken areas and counties. According to statistics, the city has transferred 18600 people and dispatched 35500 people.