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  1. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    Flooding in Shenzhen cripples rail link from Hong Kong to Guangzhou

    Posted May 12th 2014, 03:50am by ZHAUNG PINGHUI, NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Kong, Sheung Shui. According to the Observatory, one or two thunderstorms are expected this morning, and the wet weather will ease off later in the day. It forecast that the weather would ... been stranded at Hung Hom MTR station last night after at least 12 scheduled inter-city trains between Hong Kong and Guangzhou were cancelled. Floods were blamed as more than 430mm of rain fell ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CLIMATE

    Storms add to commuters' Monday blues

    Posted May 12th 2014, 04:45am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... areas of Sha Tau Kok and Sheung Shui took the brunt of the storms yesterday- by midnight rainfall was estimated to have reached 200mm and homes, roads and farmland were flooded. By 9pm, ... per hour. After the weather eased around noon, the Observatory issued a second amber warning at 2.15pm, which was later upgraded to red. In Yin Kong, in the Sheung Shui area, waters rose ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    More amber rainstorms continue to swirl over Hong Kong

    Posted May 11th 2014, 04:58am by Ada Lee and Ernest Kao

    ... flooding announcement. Sheung Shui, Sha Tau Kok, Lau Fau Shan and Tai Po were hit worst. The Observatory warned of possible flooding in low-lying and poorly drained and urged those likely ...

  4. News - World - WEATHER

    Flooding in Bosnia causes new landmine danger in Balkans

    Posted May 19th 2014, 03:27am by AP

    ... is catastrophic," said Bosnia's refugee minister, Adil Osmanovic. River levels were still rising in the Serbian capital Belgrade and west towards the Bosnian border, threatening power stations where ...

  5. News - China

    Shenzhen residents slam authorities after city paralysed by floods

    Posted May 13th 2014, 03:49am by He Huifeng, Clifford Lo

    ... and caused about 80 million yuan (HK$100 million) in damage. The flooding had eased by midnight on Sunday but thousands of passengers were stranded yesterday at Shenzhen North station until 3pm after ...

  6. Weather - Hong Kong

    'We've been travelling home from midnight till dawn'

    Posted Jul 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... for hundreds of commuters- including this reporter- trying to get home from Kowloon Tong Station in the middle of a storm that was upgraded to a severe typhoon. At 11.30pm, the platform was crowded with passengers waiting for a Sheung Shui-bound train. We were all wringing wet. Then came the first announcement- power lines were down at Tai Po Station, and the train service would be delayed. We ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    Ta Kwu Ling frosts up amid city's cold snap

    Posted Dec 30th 2013, 04:57am by Phila Siu

    ... also hit by the cold snap, with temperatures at about five degrees in Tai Po and seven degrees in Sheung Shui yesterday morning. "Hong Kong is being affected by the cold wind from ...

  8. Weather - Hong Kong

    Stranded passengers blast MTR

    Posted Jul 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... finished work at midnight and got on a train bound for Sheung Shui. As she got off in Tai Wai station at about 1am to transfer to the Ma On Shan line, she was told the service had been stopped. She ... Simpson Cheung and Ada Lee As Typhoon Vicente brought the city's public transport to a standstill, many residents were forced to sleep in train stations overnight, while others had ...

  9. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Three dead, hundreds injured as new storm batters Japan

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 05:07am by AFP

    ... more than 260 flights were grounded due to heavy snow. Two commuter trains collided at Motosumiyoshi station in Tokyo early yesterday, leaving 19 passengers injured, officials said. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong

    Hong Kong's cold, dirty weather to continue

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 05:11am by Christy Choi

    ... Hongkongers to wrap up in adequate clothing, eat enough food, do exercise to keep warm and avoid being outdoors for long periods. Meanwhile, roadside monitoring stations in Central, Causeway Bay ... 100, indicating air that is unhealthy in both the short and long term. It has been a smoggy year overall, with only three out of 11 non-roadside stations recording days with low pollution. Last ...




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