Weather Alert – U.S. Consulate General Shanghai

Location: Eastern China:  Zhejiang Province, Shanghai metropolitan area, and surrounding regions

Event: Typhoon Lekima will bring high winds, heavy rainfall, dangerous seas, and possible flooding and mudslides to Eastern China when it is expected to make landfall on Saturday, August 10, in Zhejiang Province near Wenzhou and Taizhou.  It is expected to weaken by the time the storm reaches the Shanghai area on Sunday.  Transportation delays for air and road travel are likely.



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