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New Storm May Destroy This Weekend in Shenzhen

on 08/31/2017 - 06:16 pm

UPDATE: At 5am September 1st, the HKO announced that Tropical Depression MAWAR was about 560 km southeast of Hong Kong with maximum sustained wind near its center of 55 km/h. Their forecasted trajectory at this time predicts MAWAR affecting Shenzhen sometime Sunday with wind speeds around 110km/h.

We will no longer update this page. Click here for up-to-date tracking and reporting of MAWAR.
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At 6pm on August 31st, the Hong Kong Observatory announced that a tropical depression over the northeastern part of the South China Sea will linger around the sea areas to the west of Luzon and will be slow moving.
It is expected to keep a distance from Hong Kong tonight and early tomor ...

Thunderstorm Warning Issued for Thursday night Aug 31st

on 08/31/2017 - 05:43 pm

The Hong Kong Observatory issued their Thunderstorm Warning at 5:30 p.m. on 31 Aug 2017. They announced that it is expected to be valid until 7:30 p.m. today.
We'll update this post if the warning is extended past 7:30pm. You may need to refresh your browser to see the latest info.
UPDATE: At 5:40pm, the Shenzhen Meteorological Bureau issued their Blue Gale Winds warning advising of strong winds possibly affecting us over the next 6 hours. At the same time they issued their yellow Lighting warning advising of possible lighting affecting us over the next two hours.
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HKO Thunderstorm warning:
"Isolated thunderstorms are expected to occur over New Territories. Members of the pu ...

Shekou Ferry Services Cancelled Ahead of Severe Tropical Storm Prakhar

on 08/27/2017 - 04:18 am

UPDATE: All Ferry Services to and from Hong Kong International Airport, Central and Shekou will resume as normal on Monday August 28th.
The Following are Cancelled Monday August 28th:
 * From Shekou to Zhuhai: 7:30am
 * From Shekou to Macau New Terminal: 8:15am
 * From Macau Taipa to Shekou: 8:30am
 * From Zhuhai to Shekou: 8:30am
 * From Macau New Terminal to Shekou: 9:45am
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UPDATE: All Ferry Service to and from Shekou has been cancelled for the rest of the day today Sunday August 27.
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Shenzhen China Merchants Shekou International Cruise Terminal Co. Ltd. has announced that all ferry service to and from ...

Tropical Storm PAKHAR Approaches the South China Sea

on 08/25/2017 - 05:07 pm

All alerts have been cancelled.
We'll no longer update this post.
 
UPDATE: By 5:30pm, both the HKO and SZMB have cancelled their Thunderstorm and Rainstorm warning respectively.
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UPDATE: At 4:15pm, the HKO extended their Thunderstorm warning until at least 5:30pm
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UPDATE: At 11am, the HKO extended their Thunderstorm warning until at least 1pm.
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UPDATE: The HKO cancelled it's Rainstorm Warning at 8:45am; however, it's Thunderstorm warning is expected to stay in effect until at least 11am.
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UPDATE: All Tropical Storm Pakhar warnings were cancelled last night; however, rainstorm warnings were issued by both the the HKO and SZMB this ...

Watch Videos of Severe Typhoon HATO in Shenzhen

on 08/23/2017 - 06:20 pm

The Hong Kong Observatory issued Hurricane Signal, No. 10, the highest storm warning, as Severe Typhoon Hato approached Shenzhen. Check out these photos and video shared with us of the storm and its aftermath. Click here for typhoon info.

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Video: A fishing boat crashed into the railing of the new Western portion of the Binhai Promenade


Video by Aaron Cannon of Chill's from Coastal Rose Garden 2 on Wanghai Road in Shekou at about 10am.


Video: Crew works to removed downed palm tree at Coastal Rose Garden 2 in Shekou shortly after the Hurricane Signal No. 10 was announced


Video: Strong winds in residence near Wanghai Lu in Shekou taken around 9:3 ...

Shekou Ferry Services Cancelled Ahead of Typhoon Hato

on 08/22/2017 - 07:40 pm

UPDATE: Ferry many ferry services are cancelled for Zhuahi and Macau today Saturday August 26th. Click here for Macau details or here for Zhuahi details.

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UPDATE: Ferry services to or from Macau New Terminal is back to normal today Friday August 25th.

From Shekou to Macau Taipa; however has two cancelled ferries: 11:00am and 2:00pm and from Macau Taipa to Shekou has two cancelled ferries as well: 12:30pm and 3:30pm.

We'll update this post as soon as services are scheduled to resume.
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UPDATE: Shekou Ferry Service to and from Macau will resume Friday. There have been no announcements about when Zhuhai services will resume.
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Brownouts Hit Shekou on Hottest Day of the Year So Far

on 08/22/2017 - 12:09 pm

At 7:30 pm last night, the lights went out all across the Coastal Rose Garden 2 community.


Photo Credit: Aaron Cannon of Chill's World Famous Hot Dogs & Hamburgers.


Photo Credit: Aaron Cannon of Chill's World Famous Hot Dogs & Hamburgers.

The Coastal Rose Garden 2 outage was followed by a similar outage at the Sea Taste Community across the street about an hour later.


Photo Credit: Aaron Cannon of Chill's World Famous Hot Dogs & Hamburgers.
 
The brownout is believed to have been caused by excessive power usage as a result of extreme heat on Monday. According to Hong Kong Environmental Protection Deparment, yesterday was the hottest da ...

Tropical Storm HATO Expected to Hit Shenzhen with Winds Up to 126 km/h

on 08/22/2017 - 09:02 am

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CLICK HERE TO WATCH VIDEOS OF HATO HITTING SHENZHEN
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UPDATE: Many ferry services are still cancelled on Saturday August 26th. Click here for details.
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UPDATE: Ferry services to or from Macau New Terminal is back to normal today Friday August 25th. From Shekou to Macau Taipa; however has two cancelled ferries: 11:00am and 2:00pm and from Macau Taipa to Shekou has two cancelled ferries as well: 12:30pm and 3:30pm.
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We'll continue to update this post until all services return to normal.
 
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Heat Wave Warning Issued and Expected for the Next Few Days

on 08/06/2017 - 01:15 pm

UPDATE: 8:30pm Tuesday August 15th. The HKO's warning was cancelled at 7:45pm today. The SZMB's seems to still be in effect.
 
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UPDATE: 9am Monday August 14th. The heat wave warnings continue. The HKO announced this morning at 6:45am that they expect it to remain in effect for the next couple of days.
 
 
 
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UPDATE: 9am Sunday August 13th. The heat wave warnings are still in effect. The HKO announced this morning at 6:45am that they expect it to remain in effect for the next few days.

 
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UPDATE: 12 pm Friday August 11th. Last week's heat wave warning went away for about a day and t ...

Heat Wave Warning Issued for the City of Shenzhen

on 07/30/2017 - 09:11 am

UPDATE: 22:00 7/31/17 - The Heat Wave Warning is no longer in effect.

UPDATE: At 8pm Sunday July 30th, the Shenzhen Meteorological Bureau updated the Heat Wave Warning from Orange to Yellow, stating that warm air will probably affect this area within 24 hours, or is affecting this area where the highest temperature has reached 35°C or above. They advise against working for long periods outdoors and avoiding high temperatures.

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The Orange Heat Wave Warning was issued this morning by the Shenzhen Meteorological Bureau at 08:25 for the land areas of Shenzhen, the Western Sea Areas and the Eastern Sea Areas.

Warm air is expected to affect this area within 24 ...