Heavy Rain Hits China's East Coast as Shanghai Braces for Typhoon Chanthu

Heavy rain hit parts of China’s east coast on September 13 as Shanghai braced for Typhoon Chanthu.

The storm was expected to bring strong winds and rainfall and potentially make landfall near Shanghai, according to a local weather bureau.

According to local reports, flights from Shanghai airport have been cancelled and schools have been suspended.

Footage shared on Weibo shows flooding in the city of Ningbo in the Zhejiang province. Ningbo Police said localized flooding caused by the typhoon forced the temporary closure of some roads in the city. Credit: Weibo u/2811576045 via Storyful

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