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The Situation:

Tropical Storm Nuri made landfall Sunday morning along China’s southern coast at Yangjiang, Guangdong, with heavy rains and gusty winds. It is expected to continue with heavy rains through Monday as it pushes inland.

IMAGE [NASA Worldview]

Possible Effects:

  • Heavy rainfall could lead to landslides and flooding

  • Downed trees, hindering rescue/recovery efforts

  • Traffic delays

  • Cancelled, delayed, or rerouted flights

  • Power outages in homes and places of work

Mitigating Measures to Apply:

  • Check with the supplier to ensure they are open and operating

  • Monitor local news and weather media for updates

  • Allow extra time for travel to and from supplier and airport

  • Avoid traveling through flooded areas

  • Keep extra bottled water in lodging

  • Keep electronics charged and maintain contact throughout the remainder of the trip

  • Confirm flight itinerary prior to departure to the airport

Affected Auditors:

Auditors traveling to/from/through China from 14-16 June 2020.


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