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Bulletin issued at 08:16 HKT 26/Jul/2016

At 8 a.m. at the Hong Kong Observatory the air temperature was 27 degrees Celsius and the relative humidity 93 per cent.
During the past hour the mean UV Index recorded at King's Park was 0.5. The intensity of UV radiation was low.

On the present forecast track, the tropical depression over the central part of the South China Sea will maintain a distance of over 400 km away from Hong Kong today and move in the general direction of Hainan Island and western Guangdong. Squally showers associated with the tropical depression will affect the coastal areas of Guangdong. The Observatory will consider issuing the Standby Signal, No.1 during the day.

Please be reminded that:

The Thunderstorm Warning has been issued. It will remain effective until 9:30 a.m. today. A few squally thunderstorms are expected to occur over Hong Kong.

The air temperatures at other places were:

King's Park 27 degrees;
Wong Chuk Hang 29 degrees;
Ta Kwu Ling 30 degrees;
Lau Fau Shan 30 degrees;
Tai Po 27 degrees;
Sha Tin 28 degrees;
Tuen Mun 30 degrees;
Tseung Kwan O 27 degrees;
Sai Kung 28 degrees;
Cheung Chau 28 degrees;
Chek Lap Kok 30 degrees;
Tsing Yi 28 degrees;
Shek Kong 30 degrees;
Tsuen Wan Ho Koon 27 degrees;
Tsuen Wan Shing Mun Valley 28 degrees;
Hong Kong Park 26 degrees;
Shau Kei Wan 26 degrees;
Kowloon City 28 degrees;
Happy Valley 28 degrees;
Wong Tai Sin 28 degrees;
Stanley 27 degrees;
Kwun Tong 27 degrees;
Sham Shui Po 27 degrees;
Kai Tak Runway Park 27 degrees;
Yuen Long Park 30 degrees.

Between 6:45 and 7:45 a.m., lightning was detected within Lantau, New Territories East, Hong Kong and Kowloon. The rainfall recorded in various regions were:

Eastern District 0 to 7 mm;
Wan Chai 4 to 7 mm;
Central & Western District 0 to 5 mm;
Sha Tin 0 to 4 mm;
Yau Tsim Mong 1 to 4 mm;
Sham Shui Po 0 to 4 mm;
Southern District 0 to 3 mm;
Wong Tai Sin 0 to 2 mm;
Sai Kung 0 to 2 mm;
Kowloon City 0 to 1 mm.

Here is the information on Tropical Depression:
Location: 17.6 degrees north, 113.3 degrees east; Maximum sustained wind near its centre: 55 km/h.


Note: The data above is provisional. Only limited data validation has been carried out.


Climatological Information for 26 Jul

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