Live: Blue alert issued as incessant downpours continue in S. China直击南方多地洪涝汛情

China’s national observatory issued a blue alert for rainstorms on Monday as incessant downpours continued. Parts of the river embankments along the Yangtze River and Huaihe River are endangered due to high waters. Chinese authorities have made all-out efforts to combat the heavy rains and flooding.

In This Story: Yangtze

The Yangtze or Yangzi is the longest river in Asia, the third-longest in the world and the longest in the world to flow entirely within one country. It rises at Jari Hill in the Tanggula Mountains and flows 6,300 km in a generally easterly direction to the East China Sea.

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