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Marine Forecast

Weather Information for the Marine Community

Bulletin issued at 21:00 HKT 20/Oct/2014

NO WARNING.

GENERAL SITUATION AT 200900 UTC:
AN EASTERLY AIRSTREAM IS AFFECTING THE FORECAST AREAS.

MARINE FORECAST FOR 24 HOURS FROM 201300 UTC:

HONG KONG= E 4, OCNL 5. CLD. SEA UP TO 2 M. TEMP 25-30 C. =
KWANGTUNG= E TO NE 4-5. ISOL SHOWERS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
TAIWAN STRAIT= E TO NE 4-5. FINE. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
BASHI= E TO NE 4-5. ISOL SHOWERS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
PRATAS= E TO NE 4-5. ISOL SHOWERS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
BALINTANG= E TO NE 4-5. ISOL SHOWERS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
SCARBOROUGH= E TO NE 4-5. DOWN TO 4000 M IN ISOL SHOWERS AND TS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
PARACEL= E TO NE 4-5. DOWN TO 4000 M IN ISOL SHOWERS AND TS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
TONKIN= E TO NE 4-5. ISOL SHOWERS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
DANANG= E TO NE 4-5. DOWN TO 4000 M IN ISOL 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: <20 Oct 2014>