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South China Coastal Waters

Bulletin updated at 12:30 HKT 20/Nov/2017

By the Hong Kong Observatory at 12:30 p.m. on 20 Nov 2017 

Gale force winds in Nan'ao, Shanwei, south of Hong Kong and
Shangchuan Dao. Strong winds in Hong Kong adjacent waters.

Weather Situation:
An intense northeast monsoon is affecting the south China
coastal waters.

Area forecasts for the next 24 hours

Hong Kong Adjacent Waters:
North force 6 to 7.
Rough seas.

North to northeast force 7 to 8.
Rough to very rough seas.

Shanwei, South of Hong Kong and Shangchuan Dao:
North force 6 to 7, occasionally force 8.
Rough to very rough seas.

Outlook for the following 48 hours 
North to northeasterly winds of force 6 to 7, occasionally
force 8. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

Latest reports from south china coastal weather stations

Waglan Island       Wind north force 5 
                    Visibility 41 kilometres 

Shantou             Wind northeast force 1 
                    Visibility 30 kilometres 

Dongsha             Wind northeast force 4 
                    Visibility 10 kilometres 

Huangmaozhou        Wind north-northeast force 4 

Macau               Wind north force 3 
                    Visibility 10 kilometres 

Xisha               Wind east-northeast force 2 
                    Visibility 15 kilometres 

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