Major flooding in central and southern China

Heavy rains over the past few days has caused extensive flooding over a large area of central and southern China. Thousands of people have been evacuated, and there has been widespread travel disruption. The most affected provinces include Hunan, Jiangxi, Guangxi (espcially Guigang City) and Guangdong.

Advice For Travellers

Travellers should be cautious and avoid the affected areas, if possible. Essential services and transportation have been disrupted.