Category Archives: Alert

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

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