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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 – TY RAMMASUN (T1409/09W) – #08

The alert status is changed to BLUE… RAMMASUN is no longer a threat to Hong Kong… Typhoon RAMMASUN (GLENDA/T1409/09W) continued northwestward and made landfall on Fangchenggang, Guangxi Province of China at 23:10 UTC / 07:10 HKT… The cyclone is now … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TY RAMMASUN (T1409/09W) – #07

The alert status is YELLOW… Gusts in Hong Kong, which are caused by tropical cyclone, have reached 63 km/h (Force 8 or above in the Beaufort Wind Force Scale)… Typhoon RAMMASUN (GLENDA/T1409/09W) made landfall over Wenchang City of Hainan at 07:30 … Continue reading

ALERT STATUS UPDATE – TY RAMMASUN (T1409/09W) – #06

The alert status is now YELLOW… Gusts in Hong Kong, which are caused by tropical cyclone, have reached 63 km/h (Force 8 or above in the Beaufort Wind Force Scale)… Typhoon RAMMASUN (GLENDA/T1409/09W) is passing ~400 km southwest of Hong Kong… The … Continue reading

LPA 90W moving westward over SCS…

Disturbance 90W still looks weak after moving across Palawan… Convective activities are quite active but disorganized… The circulation centre is ill-defined… Unluckily both ASCAT and OSCAT missed the area… Upper level conditions remain favourable for development… 90W should be able … Continue reading

Weak TD 90W to hit the Philippines… HAIYAN dying over Guangxi…

Tropical Depression 90W (ZORAIDA) is moving west-northwest steadily… edging closer to Mindanao Island… Convection failed to build and consolidate around the centre… Earlier VIS images revealed a partially exposed low level circulation centre with disorganized but rather active convection scattered … Continue reading