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HKO e-Bulletin on Educational Resources

  Issue No.3 (September 2004)
 
  New
 
What is "Space Weather"?
What are "Thunderstorms"?
Apparent motion of planets explained
Tropical cyclone track now updated hourly, and tropical cyclone warning for shipping also available in Chinese (launched in August 2004)
Hong Kong Observatory releases animated sequence of weather radar pictures (launched in August 2004)
Summary of Environmental Radiation Monitoring in Hong Kong 2003 released
Severe Weather Information Centre of WMO adds worldwide heavy rain information (launched in July 2004)
Observatory adds weather information for three more tourist spots in Hong Kong (launched in July 2004)
Training Course on the Basics of Numerical Weather Prediction - Course Notes uploaded onto the HKO website (in Chinese only)
The United Nations Inter-Agency Secretariat of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction launches the "2004 World Disaster Reduction Campaign" art contest for people aged 16 and under.
 
  Information by Topics
 
Meteorology
Radiation, Earthquake and Astronomy
Space Weather
Training Courses and Activities for the Public
Observatory Publications
 
  Weather Forecast
 
Local Weather Forecast
7-day Weather Forecast for Hong Kong
World Weather Information Service - A World Meteorological Organization pilot web site, developed by the Observatory, providing official city forecasts and climatological information issued by various National Meteorological and Hydrological Services.
Severe Weather Information Centre - A World Meteorological Organization pilot web site, developed by the Observatory, providing official Tropical Cyclone warnings and advisories issued by various National Meteorological and Hydrological Services.
 
 
 

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