People wade through floodwater following heavy rainfall at a village in Xinxiang, Henan province on Saturday. Photo: Reuters People wade through floodwater following heavy rainfall at a village in Xinxiang, Henan province on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
People wade through floodwater following heavy rainfall at a village in Xinxiang, Henan province on Saturday. Photo: Reuters

Chinese officials warn of more extreme weather, vow to step up monitoring

  • Climate change ‘leading to increased likelihood of extreme weather, with increasing intensity’
  • Heavy rainfall could bring more flooding to central China as well as the northeast and northern regions next month

Topic |   Extreme weather in China
People wade through floodwater following heavy rainfall at a village in Xinxiang, Henan province on Saturday. Photo: Reuters People wade through floodwater following heavy rainfall at a village in Xinxiang, Henan province on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
People wade through floodwater following heavy rainfall at a village in Xinxiang, Henan province on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
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