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South China Coastal Waters

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Bulletin issued at 19:30 HKT 25/Jul/2014

Weather information for south China coastal waters issued by the Hong Kong Observatory at 7:30 p.m. on 25 July 2014

Warnings:
Strong winds in Nan'ao and Shanwei.

Weather Situation:
A southerly airstream is affecting the south China coastal waters.

Area forecasts for the next 24 hours

Hong Kong Adjacent Waters:
South to southeast force 4 to 5.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Moderate seas.

Nan'ao and Shanwei:
South to southeast force 4 to 5, occasionally force 6.
Isolated squally showers and thunderstorms.
Moderate to rough seas.

South of Hong Kong and Shangchuan Dao:
South to southeast force 4 to 5.
Isolated squally showers and thunderstorms.
Moderate seas.

Outlook for the next 48 hours
Southeasterly winds of force 4 to 5. Isolated squally showers and thunderstorms.

Latest reports from south China coastal weather stations
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Waglan Island Wind south-southeast force 4
  Visibility 28 Kilometres

Shantou Wind south force 2
  Visibility 30 Kilometres

Dongsha Wind south-southeast force 2
  Visibility 10 Kilometres

Huangmaozhou Wind southeast force 4

Macau Wind south-southeast force 2
  Visibility 25 Kilometres

Xisha Wind southwest force 3
  Visibility 30 Kilometres


  • Explanation of Seas or Sea Waves
  • Explanation of Swells
  • Descriptive Terms of Wind Speeds
  • Visibility Readings in Hong Kong Waters
  • Map showing forecast areas
  • Tidal Information
  • Last revision date: <25 Jul 2014>