Hong Kong Weather Forecast 2024-04-20 16:00:08

Hong Kong Weather Forecast 2024-04-20T23:15:00+08:00

General Situation

Showers and thunderstorms associated with a trough of low pressure affected Guangdong today. Locally, it was mainly cloudy with occasional showers and squally thunderstorms. Showers were heavy at times at night. More than 40 millimetres of rainfall were recorded over most parts of the territory, and rainfall even exceeded 80 millimetres over parts of Tai Po and North District. The trough of low pressure will continue to affect the coastal areas of Guangdong in the next couple of days. Showers will be heavy at times with squally thunderstorms over the region.

Forecast Description

Mainly cloudy with occasional showers and squally thunderstorms. Showers will be heavier at times later. Temperatures will range between 23 and 29 degrees. Moderate northeasterly winds, becoming southeasterlies.
Occasional showers and squally thunderstorms in the following couple of days. Showers will be heavier at times. Still a few showers midweek next week.

Weather Warning Information

Thunderstorm Warning issued at 3:15 p.m. on 20 Apr 2024 has been extended until 3:00 a.m. tomorrow. Squally thunderstorms are expected to occur over Hong Kong.
Members of the public are advised to take the following precautions when thunderstorms occur:
1. Seek safe shelter if you are staying outdoors.
2. Leave the water. Do not swim outdoors or engage in other outdoor water sports.
3. Do not stand on high grounds. Keep away from highly conductive objects, trees or masts.