Monthly Archives: June 2015

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TS KUJIRA (T1508/08W) – #05

The alert status is now BLUE… No tropical cyclone is expected to affect Hong Kong… Tropical Storm KUJIRA (T1508/08W) has moved into the Gulf of Tonkin… Convection is re-building near the partially exposed circulation centre… The initial intensity of TS KUJIRA is … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TS KUJIRA (T1508/08W) – #04

The alert status is YELLOW…  Tropical Storm KUJIRA (T1508/08W) made landfall on Wanning, Hainan, China at around 10:50 UTC / 18:50 HKT… Moderate northeasterly wind shear prevails… preventing convection from building above the low level circulation centre… The initial intensity … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TS KUJIRA (T1508/08W) – #03

The alert status is now YELLOW… There is an elevated risk that Hong Kong will be affected by a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours… Tropical Storm KUJIRA (T1508/08W) is moving north away from the Paracel Islands… KUJIRA’s convection … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TS KUJIRA (T1508/08W) – #02

The alert status is now YELLOW… There is an elevated risk that Hong Kong will be affected by a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours… Tokyo upgraded 08W into Tropical Storm KUJIRA (T1508/08W) in the morning… KUJIRA remains weak… … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TD 08W – #01

The alert status is now GREEN… Hong Kong may be affected by a tropical cyclone in the coming future… Tropical Disturbance 91W has intensified into Tropical Depression 08W near Paracel Islands… The Depression is still weak… Convection is found mainly … Continue reading