The main urban areas saw the strongest flood peak of the year
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Recently, Chongqing went through a process of heavy rainfall and river flooding. The river basins of upper reaches of the Yangtze River and the Jialing River have experienced the largest increase in water this year. The main stream of the Yangtze River gradually flooded through the main urban areas from the night of the 4th to the afternoon of the 5th. Detection stations along the Yangtze River generally saw a rose of 3-5 meters compared with 8:00 on the 4th. However, the warning river level will not be reached. People who go to the riverside to view the flood must be careful.
Citizens along the Jialing River said that the water level has risen significantly.
The water level of the Jialing River is close to 180 meters.
Railings submerged in the flood of Jialing River.
Citizens should be careful when viewing floods.
Citizens viewing the rising water by the Jialing River.
In addition, it’s learned that due to the flood peak, the Liangjiang (Two Rivers) Tour will stop selling tickets for four consecutive days starting from July 4th. (Translated by Yang Lifu, Fathom Language Limited)