Flooding: 07/27/03 - ongoing (as of 09/04/03)
Northeast China - Western Heilongjiang Province
Nen River and Tributaries
Northeast China - Western Heilongjiang Province. Counties: Gannan,
Yi'an and four others
Nenjiang river and tributaries
Heavy rains July 26-28. Nenjiang River tributary Yalu begins to
flood at Nianzishan hydrological station on July 27. Main Nenjiang
river "also close to alarm level" Gannon county - 215
houses and 33,000 hectares crops destroyed.
|Dead: no data
||Affected Region ( sq km): 215,600
|| Severity Class* : 1
||Flood Magnitude**: 17.0
|| MODIS flood inundation limit file names***:
|Nen River and Tributaries above Qighar in Heilongjiang Province.
|Nen and Songhua confluence near Harbin city in Heilongjiang Province.
Map preparation and image analysis: Elaine Anderson