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Current Warnings and Signals


Names of Warnings and Signals Record of start
STANDBY SIGNAL NO. 1 STRONG WIND SIGNAL NO. 3 NO. 8 SOUTHEAST GALE OR STORM SIGNAL NO. 8 NORTHEAST GALE OR STORM SIGNAL NO. 8 SOUTHWEST GALE OR STORM SIGNAL NO. 8 NORTHWEST GALE OR STORM SIGNAL INCREASING GALE OR STORM SIGNAL NO. 9 HURRICANE SIGNAL NO. 10 Tropical Cyclone Warning Signals
1946
Strong Monsoon Signal Strong Monsoon Signal
1950
AMBER RAINSTORM WARNING SIGNAL RED RAINSTORM WARNING SIGNAL BLACK RAINSTORM WARNING SIGNAL Rainstorm Warnings
1998
LANDSLIP WARNING Landslip Warning
1983
Thunderstorm Warning Thunderstorm Warning
1967
YELLOW FIRE DANGER WARNING RED FIRE DANGER WARNING Fire Danger Warnings
1995
Special Announcement on Flooding in the northern New Territories Special Announcement on Flooding in the northern New Territories
1998
Cold Weather Warning Cold Weather Warning
1999
Very Hot Weather Warning Very Hot Weather Warning
2000
Frost Warning Frost Warning
1998
Last revision date: <29 Nov 2016>