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South China Coastal Waters

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Bulletin issued at 09:30 HKT 24/Apr/2014

Weather information for south China coastal waters issued by the Hong Kong Observatory at 9:30 a.m. on 24 April 2014

Warnings:
Strong winds in all areas.

Weather Situation:
An easterly airstream is affecting the coastal waters of Guangdong.

Area forecasts for the next 24 hours

Hong Kong Adjacent Waters:
East force 5 to 6.
Misty with a few rain patches.
Moderate to rough seas.

Nan'ao:
East to northeast force 5 to 6.
Moderate to rough seas.

Shanwei and South of Hong Kong:
East force 5 to 6.
Moderate to rough seas.

Shangchuan Dao:
Southeast force 4 to 5, occasionally force 6.
Moderate to rough seas.

Outlook for the next 48 hours
East to southeasterly winds of force 4 to 5.

Latest reports from south China coastal weather stations
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Waglan Island Wind east force 5
  Visibility 4300 Metres

Shantou Wind east-northeast force 2
  Visibility 8 Kilometres

Dongsha Wind north force 3
  Visibility 10 Kilometres

Huangmaozhou Wind east force 5

Macau Wind east-southeast force 2
  Visibility 3000 Metres in mist

Xisha Wind south-southeast force 2
  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: <24 Apr 2014>