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Cancelling ALL Signals

Tropical Cyclone Warning Bulletin

Here is the latest Tropical Cyclone Warning Bulletin issued
by the Hong Kong Observatory.

All signals were cancelled at 9:40 a.m.

At 10 a.m., Tropical Storm Son-Tinh was centred about 680
kilometres southwest of Hong Kong (near 18.7 degrees north
108.9 degrees east) and is forecast to move west at about 30
kilometres per hour across Hainan Island and Beibu Wan.

Locally, there will still be strong winds offshore and on
high ground at first. There will also be swells. The public
should stay on the alert.

Dispatched by Hong Kong Observatory at 09:45 HKT on 18.07.2018


Strong Monsoon Signal

The Strong Monsoon Signal is now in force. Strong winds with
mean speed exceeding 40 kilometres per hour are expected
from the east. Gusts will occasionally reach gale force.

1. If you are not well sheltered from the east, you are
advised to take precautions against strong gusty winds.
Flower pots and other objects likely to be blown away should
be taken indoors.

2. Those planning for water sports activities and operations
at sea should take special care against high winds and rough
sea conditions. Conditions are particularly rough over the
offshore waters.

Dispatched by Hong Kong Observatory at 09:40 HKT on 18.07.2018


Thunderstorm Warning

Thunderstorm Warning issued at 7:45 p.m. on 17 Jul 2018 has
been extended until 11:30 a.m. today. Isolated thunderstorms
are expected to occur over Hong Kong. Members of the public
are advised to take the following precautions when
thunderstorms occur:

1. Stay indoors. Seek shelter in buildings if you are
engaging in outdoor activities.

2. Do not stand on high grounds. Keep away from highly
conductive objects, trees or masts.

Dispatched by Hong Kong Observatory at 09:50 HKT on 18.07.2018


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