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<<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

Active trough expected over SCS – Luzon Strait / Taiwan…

Convection associated with a trough of low pressure is becoming active over the South China Sea as the ridge retreats and southwest monsoon intrudes the region… No closed circulation is observed currently but models are expecting TC formation in the … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – SeTY KROSA (T1329/29W) – #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… Severe Typhoon KROSA (T1329/29W) intensified further in the afternoon… Maximum 10-min averaged sustained wind … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – SeTY KROSA (T1329/29W) – #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… KROSA (T1329/29W) has intensified into a Severe Typhoon… with maximum sustained wind speed of … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TY KROSA (T1329/29W) – #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… KROSA (T1329/29W) maintains its strength while moving west over the South China Sea… It … Continue reading

[Quick Update] TY KROSA within 650km ESE of HK…

A short update… Typhoon KROSA (T1329/29W) has entered the South China Sea… It’s now moving west… edging closer to Pratas Island and Guangdong… Winds in HK will freshen gradually today… At 01 UTC / 09 HKT… Pratas Island reported north-northeasterly … Continue reading

TY FITOW to affect Taiwan tomorrow…

Typhoon FITOW is located at about 50km northeast of Miyakojima, Okinawa, Japan…  Overall organization of FITOW has not changed much during the past 24 hours… Satellite animation shows strong curved bands wrapping around an irregular eye… Strong convection of FITOW … Continue reading