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HAIYAN & 30W…

HAIYAN continues to develop steadily… It’s now a 110 km/h (60 kts) Severe Tropical Storm… Spiral rainbands have deepened during the past 24 hours… Very Intense convection has persisted over the centre to form a small central dense overcast… Cloud top … Continue reading

SEPAT… FITOW and WUTIP…

Tropical Disturbance 96W intensified into a Tropical Storm this morning… named SEPAT (T1322/21W)… Its circulation became less elongated during the night… Convection built near the circulation centre at the same time but the convective cells are weakening now… leaving the … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TY WUTIP (T1321/20W) – #05

The alert status is now BLUE… No Tropical Cyclone is expected to threaten Hong Kong… Severe Typhoon WUTIP (T1321/20W) has weakened slightly into a Typhoon… It is moving towards the coast of central Vietnam… WUTIP’s eye is still visible today … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TD GAEMI (T1220/21W) – #07

The alert status is BLUE… Hong Kong is no longer threatened by Tropical Cyclones… Tropical Storm GAEMI has made landfall on Phu Yen Province of Vietnam… It has rapidly weakened into a Tropical Depression… Easterly shear of 20 to 30 … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TS GAEMI (T1220/21W) – #06

The alert status is GREEN… Occasional strong winds and swells may be expected… Tropical Storm GAEMI is speeding up… It will make landfall on Vietnam later today or on Sunday morning… Easterly shear of 20 to 30 kts continues to … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TS GAEMI (T1220/21W) – #05

The alert status is GREEN… Hong Kong may be affected by a tropical cyclone in the coming future… Easterly shear of about 20 kts continues to affect GAEMI… Convection is sheared to the west… leaving the low level circulation centre mostly … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TS GAEMI (T1220/21W) – #04

The alert status is GREEN… Hong Kong may be affected by a tropical cyclone in the coming future… As GAEMI lost latitude and moved to the south of 15N… it encountered stronger easterly wind shear (up to 20 kts)… The storm reacted significantly … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – STS GAEMI (T1220/21W) – #03

The alert status is GREEN… Hong Kong may be affected by a tropical cyclone in the coming future… Earlier ASCAT pass showed GAEMI has intensified… The initial intensity is estimated to be 90 km/h (50 kts) in the alert advisory… The … Continue reading