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Weather Conditions in South China Sea - Graphical Representation

Weather in South China Coastal Waters - Text Report

Data as of 12:30 HKT 01/Oct/2023

By the Hong Kong Observatory at 12:30 p.m. on 01 Oct 2023 

Strong winds in Hong Kong adjacent waters, Nan'ao and

Weather Situation:
An easterly airstream is affecting the south China coastal

At noon, Tropical Storm Koinu with maximum sustained winds
of about 85 kilometres per hour near its centre was located
at 17.5 degrees north, 129.1 degrees east. It is forecast to
move northwest at about 12 kilometres per hour across the
seas east of the Philippines and intensify gradually.

Area forecasts for the next 24 hours

Hong Kong Adjacent Waters:
East to northeast force 4 to 5, becoming up to force 6.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Moderate seas, becoming rough.

Nan'ao and Shanwei:
East to northeast force 5 to 6.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Moderate to rough seas.

South of Hong Kong and Shangchuan Dao:
East to northeast force 4, occasionally force 5.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Moderate seas.

Outlook for the following 48 hours 
Easterly winds of force 5 to 6, becoming northerly winds of
up to force 7 in east later. Isolated showers and

Latest reports from south china coastal weather stations

Waglan Island       Wind northeast force 2 

Shantou             Wind east-southeast force 2 
                    Visibility 30 kilometres 

Huangmaozhou        Wind east-northeast force 3 

Macau               Wind north-northeast force 1 
                    Visibility 15 kilometres 

Xisha               Wind northeast force 2 
                    Visibility 27 kilometres 

Last Accessed: Sun Oct 01 2023 14:08:53 HKT
Last Modified: Mon Jul 24 2023