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Bulletin updated at 05:30 HKT
21/Feb/2018

South China Coastal Waters

Warnings:
Strong winds in Nan'ao and Shanwei. Fog in all areas.

Weather Situation:
A humid easterly airstream is affecting the south China coastal waters.

Area forecasts for the next 24 hours

Hong Kong Adjacent Waters:
East force 4 to 5.
A few fog and light rain patches.
Moderate seas.

Nan'ao:
East to northeast force 4 to 5, occasionally force 6.
Fog patches.
Moderate to rough seas.

Shanwei:
East to northeast force 4 to 5, occasionally force 6.
Fog patches.
Moderate to rough seas.

South of Hong Kong:
East force 4 to 5.
Fog patches.
Moderate seas.

Shangchuan Dao:
East force 4, occasionally force 5.
Fog patches.
Moderate seas.

Outlook for the next 48 hours
Easterly winds of force 5 to 6, becoming northeasterly winds up to force 7 later. Fog patches at first.

Latest reports from south china coastal weather stations:

Waglan Island
Wind north-northeast force 3
Visibility 11 kilometres

Shantou
Wind east-northeast force 1
Visibility 14 kilometres

Dongsha
Wind east-northeast force 3
Visibility 10 kilometres

Huangmaozhou
Wind east-northeast force 5

Macau
Wind south-southeast force 2
Visibility 4100 metres
in mist

Xisha
Wind calm
Visibility 28 kilometres

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