Hong Kong Weather Forecast 2024-04-30 22:00:06


Hong Kong Weather Forecast 2024-05-01T05:45:00+08:00

General Situation

A trough of low pressure is bringing heavy showers and thunderstorms to Guangdong and the adjacent waters.

Forecast Description

Cloudy with showers and severe squally thunderstorms. Showers will be heavy at times. The maximum temperature will be about 26 degrees. Moderate east to northeasterly winds, gusty at times.
Occasional showers and thunderstorms tomorrow. Still a few showers in the following couple of days.

Special Weather Tips

Violent gusts may affect Hong Kong. Seek safe shelter immediately if you are staying outdoors. Violent gusts exceeding 100 kilometres per hour were recorded at Cheung Chau at around 4:50 a.m.

Weather Warning Information

Thunderstorm Warning issued at 7:17 p.m. on 30 Apr 2024 will remain in force until 7:00 a.m. today. Severe squally thunderstorms are expected to occur over Hong Kong.
Violent gusts exceeding 100 kilometres per hour were recorded at Cheung Chau at around 4:50 a.m.
Violent gusts reaching 110 kilometres per hour or above may affect Hong Kong.
Members of the public are advised to take the following precautions when thunderstorms occur:
1. Seek safe shelter immediately 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.
4. Take precautions against violent gusts. Beware of flying debris and falling objects.
5. Drivers using highways and flyovers should reduce speed to be alert to violent gusts.
Amber Rainstorm Warning Signal Special Announcement issued by the Hong Kong Observatory at 4:15 a.m.
The Rainstorm Warning Signal is now Amber. This means that heavy rain has fallen or is expected to fall generally over Hong Kong, exceeding 30 millimetres in an hour, and is likely to continue.
There will be flooding in some low-lying and poorly drained areas. People who are likely to be affected should take necessary precautions to reduce their exposure to risk posed by the heavy rain and flooding.
Heavy rain may bring about flash floods. People should stay away from watercourses. People who are likely to be affected by flooding should take necessary precautions to avoid losses.
Please listen to radio or watch television for traffic conditions and further announcements on the rainstorm.