Yunnan - China   2021-04-18   Sunday   27.83N, 99.71E


Yunnan - China

It is expected that the meteorological drought index will reach severe drought in the next week (meteorological drought is once in 25-50 years), or more than 40% of crops in a certain county (district) will be affected by drought.

Diqing meteorological station issued orange drought warning [grade II / serious]

Issue date: 2021-04-16T11:00+08:00

Diqing meteorological station continued to issue orange drought warning at 11:00 on April 16, 2021: according to the meteorological data monitoring, severe meteorological drought occurred in Shangri La City, Deqin County and Weixi County of Diqing Prefecture. It is estimated that the meteorological drought in the above areas will continue and further develop in the next seven days.


1. Relevant departments and units do a good job of emergency response to drought prevention in accordance with their duties;

2. Relevant departments use emergency standby water sources, dispatch all available water sources within their jurisdiction, and give priority to guaranteeing urban and rural residents' domestic water and livestock drinking water;

3. Reduce urban water supply indicators and give priority to irrigation water for cash crops, and restrict large amounts of agricultural irrigation water;

4. Restrict non-productive high water consumption and service industry water use, and restrict the discharge of industrial sewage;

5. The meteorological department shall conduct artificial precipitation enhancement operations in a timely manner.


The forest fire risk level is three. Moderately dangerous, combustibles in the forest are easier to burn, and forest fires are more likely to occur.

Diqing meteorological station issued yellow forest fire warning [grade III / heavy]

Issue date: 2021-04-15T15:10+08:00

At 15:10 on April 15, 2021, the meteorological station of Diqing Prefecture continued to issue the yellow warning of forest fire danger: it is estimated that in the next seven days, Shangri La City, Deqin County and Weixi County will be sunny, hot and rainy, and the meteorological level of forest fire danger will maintain a higher risk level, which is more prone to forest fire. Please pay attention to prevention.


1. Relevant departments should strengthen publicity and education on forest fire prevention;

2. Strengthen the supervision of mountain patrol and forest protection and the use of fire in the wild;

3. Make full preparations for fire fighting and disaster relief;

4. When entering the forest area, pay attention to fire prevention; take precautions when using fire in the forest or at the edge of the forest, and do not leave fire or litter cigarette butts.