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Marine Forecast

Weather Information for the Marine Community

Bulletin issued at 09:00 HKT 24/Oct/2014

NO WARNING.

GENERAL SITUATION AT 232100 UTC:
THE INTENSE NORTHEAST MONSOON IS GENERALLY AFFECTING THE FORECAST AREAS.

MARINE FORECAST FOR 24 HOURS FROM 240100 UTC:

HONG KONG= E 5-6. DOWN TO 4000 M IN A FEW RAIN PATCHES. SEA 2-3 M. SWELL E 2 M. TEMP 27-23 C. =
KWANGTUNG= E 5-6. DOWN TO 4000 M IN ISOL SHOWERS AND TS. SEA 2-3 M. SWELL E 2 M. =
TAIWAN STRAIT= NE 5-6, OCNL 7 AT FIRST. RAIN PATCHES. SEA 2-4 M. SWELL NE 2 M. =
BASHI= E TO NE 5-6, OCNL 7. ISOL SHOWERS. SEA 2-4 M. SWELL NE 2 M. =
PRATAS= E TO NE 5-6, OCNL 7. DOWN TO 4000 M IN ISOL SHOWERS AND TS. SEA 2-4 M. SWELL NE 2 M. =
BALINTANG= E TO NE 5-6, OCNL 7. ISOL SHOWERS. SEA 2-4 M. SWELL NE 2 M. =
SCARBOROUGH= E TO NE 4-5, OCNL 6. ISOL SHOWERS. SEA UP TO 3 M. SWELL NE 2 M. =
PARACEL= E TO NE 4-5, OCNL 6. DOWN TO 2000 M IN SCT SHOWERS AND TS IN N. SEA UP TO 3 M. SWELL NE 2 M. =
TONKIN= NE 4-5. DOWN TO 2000 M IN SCT SHOWERS AND TS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
DANANG= NE 4-5. DOWN TO 2000 M IN SCT SHOWERS AND TS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
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Abbreviations:
KT, VRB, SLW, FRQ - knot, variable, slow, frequent STNR, QSTNR, C - stationary, quasi-stationary, degrees celsius WKN, INTSF, INTST, NC - weaken, intensify, intensity, no change LGT, ISOL, SCT, OCNL - light, isolated, scattered, occasional CLD, DZ, TS - cloudy, drizzle, thunderstorm

The date and time are specified by a 6-digit number DDHHMM. DD stands for the day of month, HH represents the hour while MM indicates the minute in UTC.



  • Map showing the 10 forecast areas
  • Tidal Information
  • Last revision date: <24 Oct 2014>