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Bulletin updated at 16:30 HKT
23/Sep/2017

South China Coastal Waters

Warnings:
Strong winds in all areas.

Weather Situation:
An easterly airstream is affecting the south China coastal waters. Besides, the area of low pressure over the central part of the South China Sea is bringing unsettled weather to the region.

Area forecasts for the next 24 hours

Hong Kong Adjacent Waters:
East to southeast force 5 to 6.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Moderate to rough seas.

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

Shanwei:
East to southeast force 5 to 6.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Moderate to rough seas.

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

Shangchuan Dao:
East force 4 to 5, becoming force 6 later.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Moderate seas, becoming rough later.

Outlook for the next 48 hours
Southeasterly winds of force 5 to 6. Isolated squally showers and thunderstorms.

Latest reports from south china coastal weather stations:

Waglan Island
Wind east-northeast force 5
Visibility 11 kilometres

Shantou
Wind east force 2
Visibility 26 kilometres

Dongsha
Wind east-northeast force 3
Visibility 10 kilometres

Macau
Wind east force 3
Visibility 15 kilometres

Xisha
Wind southeast force 2
Visibility 30 kilometres

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