Heavy rains are pounding Jeju Island, inundating roads and buildings.
According to the Korea Meteorological Administration’s Jeju office on Thursday, a heavy rain warning is in place for the southern, eastern and northern parts of the island, while a heavy rain advisory has been issued for the western part.
Between Wednesday and 9 a.m. Thursday, Jeju City saw 94 millimeters of rain, Seogwipo nearly 173 millimeters, Seongsan some 252 millimeters, Jeju’s typhoon center 311 millimeters and the Halla Eco-Forest some 257 millimeters.
Heavy rain and wind shear warnings have been issued for Jeju International Airport but no major disruptions have been reported in flight operations.
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