Heavy rains hit Nanchang, streets submerged in water
Nanchang is the capital of Jiangxi Province in China. It is located on the banks of the Gan River, 37 miles south of the Yangtze River. On June 29, Nanchang had a lot of roaring, rumbling thunder, dark clouds overhead, and heavy rain. The cumulative rainfall for 13 hours amounted to over 3 inches. Heavy rain turned the streets into oceans and submerged vehicles, causing traffic jams. (video)
Dark clouds covered the sky, turning day into night
On June 29, under the effect of the eastward movement of solid thunderstorm clouds, a strong convective weather pattern appeared in Shanghai. With black clouds covering the sky, Shanghai City in the day was like night. Videos on Weibo show this scene was a bit magical and shocking, like a horror film. Netizens also left comments saying, “The end is near,” another said, “It seems that the Zhu bajie is coming.” (another video)
Four warnings of thunder and lightning, heavy rain, high winds, and hail were issued to the city.
Suzhou: Strict anti-epidemic means the whole school must go into quarantine
The Covid-19 pandemic is still spreading in many places in China. From midnight on June 26 to 8 am on June 29, 31 positive cases were found in Si County, Suzhou City, Anhui Province. The new infections were distributed among Hefei City, Huaibei City, and Suizhou City.
On June 27, in Si County, Suzhou city, all teachers, students, and parents of No. 4 Primary School were taken to other places for quarantine. Even though it was summertime break, many children in white protective suits and masks carried a lot of luggage to the quarantine place. (video)
Many of Shenzhen’s restaurants are sealed to prevent the pandemic
According to an announcement from the Office of the New Coronavirus Pneumonia Epidemic Prevention and Control Headquarters in Luohu District, Shenzhen, from 7 am on June 30, Huangbei Street, Luohu District, will adjust the scope of the relevant closed control areas.
Building 6, Jincheng Huating, Huangbei Street, was adjusted from a closed control area to a controlled area. Adjustment of the control area meant commercial suspension in the region. Residents must have three Nucleic acid tests within three days.
Footage shows many restaurants in Shenzhen are sealed, and the streets have turned gloomy.