Monthly Archives: July 2015

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TD LINFA (T1510/10W) – #06

The alert status is now BLUE…  Tropical Storm LINFA (T1510/10W/EgayPH) weakened into a Tropical Depression rapidly…Maximum sustained wind speed near its centre is about 55 km/h (30 kts) (10-min)… LINFA will continue to weaken and it should dissipate as it travels westward over western … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TS LINFA (T1510/10W) – #05

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… Typhoon LINFA (T1510/10W/EgayPH) weakened rapidly after making landfall… The storm is located within 100 km … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TY LINFA (T1510/10W) – #04

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… Severe Tropical Storm LINFA (T1510/10W/EgayPH) has intensified into a Typhoon… and it will make landfall … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – STS LINFA (T1510/10W) – #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… Severe Tropical Storm LINFA (T1510/10W/EgayPH) is making a slow westward turn… LINFA intensified today… … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – STS LINFA (T1510/10W) – #02

The alert status is now GREEN… Hong Kong may be affected by a tropical cyclone in the coming future… Severe Tropical Storm LINFA (T1510/10W/EgayPH) is moving north-northwest slowly over the South China Sea… The overall organization of LINFA improved significantly today… … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – STS LINFA (T1510/10W) – #01

The alert status is now GREEN… Hong Kong may be affected by a tropical cyclone in the coming future… LINFA (T1510/10W/EgayPH) is regaining strength over the South China Sea… and it’s drifting poleward towards the coast of southeastern China… As … Continue reading

<<Special Information for the Philippines - #7>>

LINFA (T1510/10W/EgayPH) is drifting poleward in the general direction of southern Taiwan… Increased northeasterly wind shear prevents LINFA from re-developing over the South China Sea… More than 50% of the low level circulation centre is exposed… Maximum sustained wind speed around LINFA’s … Continue reading

<<Special Information for the Philippines - #5>>

Tropical Storm LINFA (T1510/10W/EgayPH) is moving west-northwest over the Philippine Sea… It is now located within 300 km east-northeast of Baler… LINFA has stopped intensifying due to moderate northeasterly vertical wind shear… However it is still a significant Tropical Storm with … Continue reading

<<Special Information for the Philippines - #4>>

Tropical Storm LINFA (T1510/10W/EgayPH) is strengthening over the Philippine Sea… Animated VIS shows LINFA’s low level circulation centre is now under deep convection… The storm’s organization is improving… Maximum sustained wind speed near the centre is estimated to be about … Continue reading