China News Service, Guangzhou, June 6 (Reporter Wang Jian) ​​The reporter learned from the Pearl River Water Conservancy Commission of the Ministry of Water Resources (hereinafter referred to as the "Pearl River Commission") on the 6th that since the 2nd, there has been a continuous process of heavy rainfall in the middle and upper reaches of the Pearl River Basin. The flood control situation in the river basin, and the emergency response to flood and drought disaster prevention level III in the Pearl River Basin is in effect.

  According to the Pearl River Commission, since the 2nd, continuous heavy rainfall has occurred in the middle and upper reaches of the Pearl River Basin. The cumulative rainfall in southeastern Guizhou, northern Guangxi and other places has reached 100 mm to 250 mm, and the local area has exceeded 250 mm. The maximum cumulative rainfall station is 512 mm from Zailao Station in Rongshui County, Guangxi.

Affected by the rainfall, 25 rivers including Liujiang River and Guijiang River experienced excessive floods. Among them, the upper reaches of Liujiang River suffered a 5-year flood.

  According to the forecast of the Department of Meteorology and Hydrology, the rainfall in the Pearl River Basin will continue in the next week, and the main rivers in the basin will maintain high water levels. Rivers may have floods exceeding the warning level, and the risk of flash flood disasters is high.

  In view of the current flood control situation in the basin, the Pearl River Commission has upgraded the emergency response to flood and drought disaster prevention from level IV to level III.

At the same time, Wang Baoen, executive deputy commander-in-chief of the Pearl River Defence General Administration and director of the Pearl River Committee, has presided over a flood control chamber of commerce to conduct ongoing discussions to study and judge the flood control situation in the basin, and redeploy and implement the rainstorm and flood defense work.

  Wang Baoen said that the current basin is in the most critical period of rainstorm and flood defense.

He requested that the relevant departments should closely track the development and changes of the rain conditions, water conditions, flood conditions, and industrial conditions in the basin, intensify monitoring, forecast and early warning, and conduct daily rolling consultations and judgments; In the process of rainfall, runoff, confluence and flood evolution, scientific and precise implementation of joint dispatching of river basins and reservoirs can effectively reduce the pressure on downstream flood control.

  At the same time, according to the development and changes of the flood situation, adjust the emergency response level in a timely manner, and earnestly implement various response action measures one by one; strengthen the supervision of reservoir safety during flood season, urge the reservoir to strictly implement the dispatching instructions, and guide the projects directly managed by the Datangxia, Baise and other committees to conscientiously implement the reservoir dispatching Use and safety requirements for flood season to ensure flood control safety.

  In addition, it is necessary to urge relevant localities to focus on the safety of small reservoirs to prevent floods, mountain torrent disasters and flood prevention of small and medium-sized rivers, strengthen inspection and defense, issue early warnings in a timely manner, and effectively do a good job of personnel transfer to avoid danger; and strengthen emergency duty and information reporting, dynamic Master the defense work in all parts of the basin, report flood, industrial, disaster, and danger information in a timely manner, and report major emergencies as soon as possible.