Yunnan - China   2024-05-27   Monday   22.78N, 100.97E


Yunnan - China

Simao District Meteorological Observatory issues a yellow lightning warning [Level III/Severe]

Issue date: 2024-05-27T18:55+08:00

At 18:55 on May 27, 2024, the Meteorological Observatory of Simao District issued a yellow lightning warning signal: it is expected that lightning activity will occur in most areas of Simao District within the next 6 hours, which may cause lightning disasters and accidents. Local areas will be accompanied by strong convective weather such as precipitation of more than 20 millimeters per hour and gusts of wind above level 8. Please do a good job in preventing thunder and lightning, short-time rainstorm and strong wind. The public will suspend outdoor activities during the period of severe convection transit.


Lightning activities may occur within 6 hours, which may cause lightning disasters.


1. The government and relevant departments shall do a good job in lightning protection according to their duties;

2. Pay close attention to the weather and try to avoid outdoor activities.