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Bulletin updated at 23:30 HKT
29/Mar/2017

South China Coastal Waters

Warnings:
Strong winds in Hong Kong adjacent waters, Nan'ao, Shanwei and south of Hong Kong. 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 to southeast force 4 to 5, up to force 6 at first.
A few rain patches. Fog patches.
Moderate seas, rough at first.

Nan'ao:
East to southeast force 4 to 5, up to force 6 at first.
Fog patches.
Moderate seas, rough at first.

Shanwei:
East to southeast force 4 to 5, up to force 6 at first.
Fog patches.
Moderate seas, rough at first.

South of Hong Kong:
East to southeast force 4 to 5, up to force 6 at first.
Fog patches.
Moderate seas, rough seas at first.

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

Outlook for the next 48 hours
Southeasterly winds of force 4 to 5, becoming northerly winds of force 6. Fog patches, isolated showers and squally thunderstorms.

Latest reports from south china coastal weather stations:

Waglan Island
Wind east-northeast force 4
Visibility 3300 metres

Shantou
Wind south force 1
Visibility 13 kilometres

Dongsha
Wind east force 2
Visibility 10 kilometres

Huangmaozhou
Wind east-northeast force 6

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

Xisha
Wind east-northeast force 1
Visibility 6 kilometres
in showers

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