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South China Coastal Waters

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Bulletin issued at 23:30 HKT 18/Apr/2014

Weather information for south China coastal waters issued by the Hong Kong Observatory at 11:30 p.m. on 18 April 2014

Warnings:
Fog in all areas.

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

Area forecasts for the next 24 hours

Hong Kong Adjacent Waters:
East to southeast force 3.
Coastal fog in the morning and overnight.
Slight seas.

Nan'ao, Shanwei and South of Hong Kong:
East to southeast force 3 to 4.
Fog patches in the morning and overnight.
Slight to moderate seas.

Shangchuan Dao:
East to southeast force 4, occasionally force 5.
Fog patches in the morning and overnight.
Moderate seas.

Outlook for the next 48 hours
East to southeasterly winds of force 3 to 4. Fog patches.

Latest reports from south China coastal weather stations
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Waglan Island Wind east-southeast force 1
  Visibility 6 Kilometres

Shantou Wind southeast force 2
  Visibility 16 Kilometres

Dongsha Wind east force 2
  Visibility 10 Kilometres

Huangmaozhou Wind east-southeast force 3

Macau Wind south-southeast force 2
  Visibility 12 Kilometres

Xisha Wind east-southeast force 1
  Visibility 22 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: <18 Apr 2014>