The biggest rain and snow since the year of the Tiger is coming!

2022-06-20 0 By

From The fifth day of the Lunar New Year (Feb 5) to the seventh day of the Lunar New Year (Feb 7), most areas in northwest China, western North China, western and southern Huanghuai regions and areas to the south will have a large-scale rain and snow season, the largest since the Year of the Tiger, the National Meteorological Center (NMC) forecast.Gansu, Shaanxi, Ningxia, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Anhui and other parts of the region will have heavy snow, south Of the Yangtze River, south China will have moderate to heavy rain, local heavy rain, eastern Guizhou, western Hunan local freezing rain.Details of rain and snow in the next three days are as follows: △ Nationwide precipitation forecast from 8:00 a.m. on February 5 to 8:00 a.m. on February 8.The widespread rain and snow weather overlaps with the peak travel time of the Spring Festival, so the public should pay close attention to the weather changes during the return journey to prevent the adverse effects of slippery roads, snow and ice.◆ This round of rain and snow weather process affected more than 20 provinces and cities, and just overlapped with the Spring Festival return, the majority of drivers need to pay timely attention to the weather forecast and early warning information, planning the driving route in advance, reasonable arrangement of travel, try to avoid the road affected by rain and snow weather.The snowstorm may lead to temporary control measures on some expressway sections. Drivers should pay attention to the traffic control information issued by the public security traffic management department in the areas affected by the snowstorm in advance and adjust their travel plans in time.Check the wiper before going out to ensure that it can work properly;If the window fogs on the way, the wind can be adjusted to the mode of defogging, open the cold or warm wind, disperse the fog (note: the fog will be thicker at the beginning of the warm wind defogging, to choose a safe place to stop after the fog, to be clear vision before driving on the road);At the same time, attention should be paid to the rational use of lights, timely turn on the headlights, profiler lights and rear lights.◆ Rain and snow wet road, need to reduce the speed, increase the distance with the car, driving process to avoid rapid acceleration, brake, hit the direction;When going through curves, slow down in advance and play the direction slowly;In driving, try to reduce the back and forth parallel and overtaking, try to choose to follow the car, to avoid frequent operation to increase the probability of accidents.◆ Keep in mind the 9 words “pull over, evacuate, call the police” to prevent secondary accidents.If the vehicle has an accident or failure and cannot move, it is necessary to continue to turn on the lights and danger alarm flash, and place a warning sign at a distance greater than 150 meters behind the vehicle.If visibility is low, the distance can be further extended to 200 meters, so that the next car as soon as possible to avoid.The occupants of the vehicle should evacuate to safe areas in time, and call the police and wait.Source: Traffic Management Bureau, Ministry of Public Security