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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Say goodbye to unusually warm Lunar New Year as temperatures plunge in Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 10:15am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff reporter Cooling down Children buried themselves in the sand at Repulse Bay Beach on Monday to beat the heat, as the mercury hit 25 degrees Celsius on the fourth day of the Lunar New Year. Temperatures reached 28 degrees in parts of the New Territories as sunny and cloudless skies prevailed over most of southern China. But the warm weather won't last, with temperatures ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - SEVERE TYPHOON USAGI

    Tai O residents slam red tape amid flooding woes

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam, Stuart Lau, Tanna Chong

    ... strong and the house can withstand them. But this time I heard that this typhoon will be quite powerful," he said. Staff from restaurants in the area were seen piling up sand bags. District ...

  3. News - China - WEATHER

    Cold front to bring snow and ice to Beijing and northern provinces

    Posted Nov 04th 2012, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... that local authorities were taking all precautions, such as making ready nearly 5,800 snow ploughs and stockpiling 22,000 tonnes of salt and sand. They had also inspected 21,000 buses to ensure ...

  4. Weather - Hong Kong

    Typhoon Nuri threatens HK with direct hit

    Posted Aug 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... up their properties and laying sand bags to minimise damage. The previous No 10 storm to hit Hong Kong was Typhoon York, which left three people dead in 1999.     ...



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