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Bulletin updated at 23:30 HKT
22/Jan/2018

South China Coastal Waters

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

Weather Situation:
An eastern airstream is affecting the south China coastal waters gradually.

Area forecasts for the next 24 hours

Hong Kong Adjacent Waters:
East to northeast force 4 to 5, becoming force 6.
Visibility relatively low in some areas at first.
Moderate seas, becoming rough.

Nan'ao:
East to northeast force 5 to 6, becoming force 7.
Moderate to rough seas.

Shanwei:
East to northeast force 4 to 5, becoming force 6.
Moderate seas, becoming rough.

South of Hong Kong:
East to northeast force 4 to 5, becoming force 6.
Moderate seas, becoming rough.

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

Outlook for the next 48 hours
Easterly winds of force 5 to 6, occasionally force 7.

Latest reports from south china coastal weather stations:

Waglan Island
Wind north-northeast force 3
Visibility 3600 metres

Shantou
Wind northeast force 1
Visibility 12 kilometres

Dongsha
Wind northeast force 3
Visibility 10 kilometres

Huangmaozhou
Wind east-northeast force 3

Macau
Wind south-southeast force 3
Visibility 1800 metres
in mist

Xisha
Wind northeast force 3
Visibility 9 kilometres

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