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Bulletin updated at 09:30 HKT
24/Jan/2019

South China Coastal Waters

Warnings:
Strong winds in Hong Kong adjacent waters, Nan'ao, Shanwei and south of Hong Kong.

Weather Situation:
The northeast monsoon is affecting the south China coastal waters.

Area forecasts for the next 24 hours

Hong Kong Adjacent Waters:
East to northeast force 4 to 5, occasionally force 6.
Moderate to rough seas.

Nan'ao:
East to northeast force 5 to 6.
Moderate to rough seas.

Shanwei:
East to northeast force 5 to 6.
Moderate to rough seas.

South of Hong Kong:
East to northeast force 5 to 6.
Moderate to rough seas.

Shangchuan Dao:
East to northeast force 4 to 5.
Moderate seas.

Outlook for the next 48 hours
East to northeasterly winds of force 5 to 6, becoming force 7 in east .

Latest reports from south china coastal weather stations:

Waglan Island
Wind east-northeast force 4
Visibility 11 kilometres

Shantou
Wind south force 1
Visibility 8 kilometres

Huangmaozhou
Wind east force 5

Macau
Wind west force 1
Visibility 3800 metres
in mist

Xisha
Wind northeast force 3
Visibility 21 kilometres

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