Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Shenyang (China), Torrential Rainfall

The U.S. Consulate cautions U.S. citizens that Cyclone Jianghuai is expected to cause heavy and sustained rainfall in Liaoning Province between July 20 - 22, 2016. The Liaoning Provincial Flood Control and Drought Relief Center has predicted that the rainfall could trigger flash floods, landslides, mudslides and evacuations. Coastal and riverfront areas in Liaoning Province may be evacuated. The Flood Control and Drought Relief Center will continue to provide updates, which will be disseminated through Chinese media outlets and by text message (in Chinese) to cellular phone users registered in affected areas.

All U.S. citizens living in or traveling to the area should monitor local weather reports, follow directions from local officials, and take other appropriate actions as needed.

Source: OSAC