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Marine Forecast

Weather Information for the Marine Community

Bulletin issued at 21:00 HKT 28/Aug/2014

NO WARNING.

GENERAL SITUATION AT 280900 UTC:
LOW 1002 HPA 21N 106E NW 20 KT WKN.

MARINE FORECAST FOR 24 HOURS FROM 281300 UTC:

HONG KONG= E TO SE 4-5. DOWN TO 4000 M IN ISOL SQUALLY SHOWERS AND TS. SEA UP TO 2 M. SWELL SE UP TO 2 M. TEMP 28-32 C. =
KWANGTUNG= E TO SE 4-5. DOWN TO 4000 M IN ISOL SQUALLY SHOWERS AND TS. SEA UP TO 2 M. SWELL SE UP TO 2 M. =
TAIWAN STRAIT= E TO NE 4. ISOL SHOWERS. =
BASHI= E 4-5. DOWN TO 4000 M IN ISOL SQUALLY SHOWERS AND TS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
PRATAS= E TO SE 4-5. DOWN TO 4000 M IN ISOL SQUALLY SHOWERS AND TS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
BALINTANG= E 4-5. DOWN TO 4000 M IN ISOL SQUALLY SHOWERS AND TS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
SCARBOROUGH= E TO SE 4-5. DOWN TO 2000 M IN SCT SQUALLY SHOWERS AND TS. SEA UP TO 2 M. =
PARACEL= S TO SE 4-5, 6 AT FIRST. DOWN TO 1000 M IN OCNL SQUALLY SHOWERS AND TS. SEA UP TO 3 M. SWELL SE UP TO 2 M. =
TONKIN= S TO SE 5-6, OCNL 7. DOWN TO 1000 M IN OCNL SQUALLY SHOWERS AND TS. SEA 2-4 M. =
DANANG= S TO SE 5-6. DOWN TO 1000 M IN OCNL SQUALLY SHOWERS AND TS. SEA 2-3 M. SWELL SE 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: <28 Aug 2014>