When typhoon Saola, Damrey and Haikui come one by one rarely in a short time, China Meteorological Administration has strengthened the monitor, early warning and service. Up to 490 million times of warning text messages have been released by the meteorological departments in Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Anhui, Fujian, Jiangxi, Shandong, and Liaoning, which played a very important role in disaster mitigation.
To deal with the typhoons, meteorological departments timely initiated emergency response. For the first time in five years, CMA initiated the level one response on August 7 and sent three task groups to Shandong, Shanghai and Zhejiang. >> More