The drenching rain will continue in coming days and become heavier, local forecasters said today.
The Zhejiang Meteorological Bureau issued a rainstorm yellow alert, second of a four-color warning system, yesterday at 12:50pm and the Hangzhou Meteorological Bureau issued a same alert an hour later.
By 4pm yesterday 112.1 millimeters of rain was recorded in Luocun Village in Anji City, north of Hangzhou.
More and heavier rains are expected in coming days, the weathermen said.
Today’s temperatures are between 22 and 26 degrees Celsius. Tomorrow and Sunday will have thunderstorms and almost the same temperatures.
Source: Hangzhou International Center