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Bulletin updated at 12:30 HKT
21/Feb/2017

South China Coastal Waters

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

Weather Situation:
A strong easterly airstream is affecting the coastal waters of Guangdong.

Area forecasts for the next 24 hours

Hong Kong Adjacent Waters:
East force 5 to 6, occasionally force 7.
A few rain and mist patches.
Moderate to rough seas.

Nan'ao:
East force 5 to 6, occasionally force 7.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Moderate to rough seas.

Shanwei:
East force 5 to 6, occasionally force 7.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Moderate to rough seas.

South of Hong Kong:
East force 5 to 6, occasionally force 7.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Moderate to rough seas.

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

Outlook for the next 48 hours
East to southeasterly winds of force 4 to 5, becoming north to northeasterly winds of force 6 later.

Latest reports from south china coastal weather stations:

Waglan Island
Wind east-northeast force 5
Visibility 5000 metres

Shantou
Wind east force 3
Visibility 29 kilometres

Dongsha
Wind east-northeast force 4
Visibility 8 kilometres
in thunderstorms

Huangmaozhou
Wind east-northeast force 7

Macau
Wind east force 3
Visibility 3900 metres
in mist

Xisha
Wind east-northeast force 2
Visibility 25 kilometres

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