Three Gorges Dam under strong pressure of water discharge, Flood peak No. 4 formed on Yangtze River

At 5:00 a.m. on August 14, the Hydrological Bureau of the Changjiang River Water Resources Committee under the Chinese Ministry of Water Resources announced that the flow rate into the Cuntan station on the upper reaches of the Yangtze River had increased. up to 50,900 m3 / s and meet the prescribed flood numbering standards. Therefore, flood No. 4 in 2020 of the Yangtze River was formed in the upstream of this river. It is estimated that the peak discharge in the evening of August 14 is about 58,000 m3 / s and the maximum discharge into the Tam Hiep Reservoir at 8:00 am on August 15 will be about 59,000 m3 / s.

Post a Comment