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+M 6.5 - 223km SW of Port Hardy, Canada

UTC Time: Mon 2018/10/22 06:22:48
Local Time: Sun 2018/10/21 21:22:48
HK Time: Mon 2018/10/22 14:22:48

Location: 49.31N 129.67W; Magnitude: 6.5
9,862 km from HK
Depth: 10 km

+M 6.8 - 197km SW of Port Hardy, Canada

UTC Time: Mon 2018/10/22 06:16:28
Local Time: Sun 2018/10/21 21:16:28
HK Time: Mon 2018/10/22 14:16:28

Location: 49.35N 129.21W; Magnitude: 6.8
9,887 km from HK
Depth: 10 km

+M 6.6 - 218km SW of Port Hardy, Canada

UTC Time: Mon 2018/10/22 05:39:40
Local Time: Sun 2018/10/21 20:39:40
HK Time: Mon 2018/10/22 13:39:40

Location: 49.25N 129.48W; Magnitude: 6.6
9,877 km from HK
Depth: 10.96 km

Weather Details around Hong Kong [Details] [HKO link]

Regional Weather of Hong Kong

Tropical Cyclone Information [Details] [HKO link]

- Tropical Depression 31W bulletin #1 (2018/10/21, 22:45 HKT)

Astronomical / Tidal Information [Details] [HKO link]

Info for 22/10/2018 (Monday):
Astro. Info
Sunrise:06:2201:271.4 m
Sunset:17:5307:202.1 m
Moonrise:16:3714:031.0 m
Moonset:03:5720:482.0 m

Planetary phenomena in the coming week:
Oct 22, 01:03 HKT: Orionid Shower: ZHR = 20
Oct 24, 08:43 HKT: Uranus Opposition
Oct 25, 00:45 HKT: Full Moon
Oct 26, 22:13 HKT: Venus Inferior Conj.
(Source: NASA)

Weather at a Glance [Details] [HKO link]

Weather at a Glance Data as of 20:30 on 22/10/2018

25.1 C 83 % 1015.3 hPa
All measurements taken at Hong Kong Observatory
HKO Temp.:25.1 C
RH.: 83 %
Apparent Temp.:25.1 C
Dew Point:22.0 C
Temp. of today:27.4 / 23.7 C (Range 3.7 C)
Mean SLP.:1015.3 hPa
King's Park Wind:6 km/h (E)
Rain:0.0 mm (past 15 min)

Upper-Level Weather Information [Details]

Data as of 08:00 HKT on 22/10/2018 - Level of instability:

Delta P Values

At 2018/10/22 17 HKT: [Explanation] [Values for the past 10 days]

Delta p(972) = 6.2 (15-18 hours)
Delta p(S) = 3.9

3-day Weather Forecast [Click for 9-day] [HKO link]

3-day Weather Forecast Data as of 16:30 HKT 22/Oct/2018

General Situation: A weak northeast monsoon will affect the coast of Guangdong in the next couple of days. An anticyclone aloft will bring mainly fine weather to Guangdong in the latter part of this week. A replenishment of the northeast monsoon is expected to reach the south China coast over the weekend. The weather over the region will remain fine and dry, and slightly cooler in the morning and at night from Sunday to midweek next week.

23/10 (Tue)

Mainly cloudy. One or two light rain patches in the morning and at night.

Mainly cloudy. One or two rain patches at first.

Sunny periods.
Wind NE force 3 to 4. E to NE force 4. E force 3 to 4.
24 - 27 °C
24 - 27 °C
24 - 28 °C
70 - 90 %
70 - 90 %
65 - 85 %

Weather Conditions in South China Sea [Details] [HKO link]

Real-time Weather Photos [Details] [HKO link]

The following photo shows the real-time view of Victoria Harbour (active from 5am to 9pm), as viewed from Central towards the east.

Real-time photo at Central

Satellite / Radar Images [Details]

Radar: 256 km range

Radar: 128 km range

Radar: 64 km range

Satellite: IR imagery*

* The Satellite imagery above is taken by Himawari-8 operated by the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA).

Aviation Weather Observation Report [HKO link]

HK International Airport METAR report Data as of 20:30 HKT on 22 Oct 18

Original code: METAR VHHH 221230Z 08005KT 050V130 9999 FEW022 26/21 Q1015 NOSIG=

Wind Visibility Weather Cloud Amount Cloud Base Temperature Dew Point Pressure (QNH)
5 knots from 080 degrees (E), variability: 050-130 degrees
10 km or above
No significant weather
1 to 2 oktas
2200 feet
26 oC
21 oC
1015 hPa

Next Two Hours Change
No Significant Change

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Last Modified: Thu, Jan 04 2018