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  1. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    Hong Kong likely to escape season's first super typhoon- but city will swelter

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 10:22am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Kong Observatory on June’s weather said: “With the monthly mean temperature reaching 29.0 degrees, June 2014 was the hottest June in Hong Kong since records began in 1884. Lui Wan-fung, 32, ...

  2. 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

    ... reported to have disembarked and walked out of the tunnel. Owners of shops on Ma Tau Wai Road, To Kwa Wan, complained that drains blocked by construction work from the Sha Tin-Central rail link had ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    25 dead in China and chaos at Hong Kong airport in wake of Typhoon Usagi

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 02:42am by Phila Siu, Tanna Chong, He Huifeng

    ... and 76 delayed. A woman was injured by a falling sign on Au Pui Wan Street in Sha Tin. She was taken to Prince of Wales Hospital with minor injuries and released. Later, a car carrying a Now TV news team crashed near the Cross Harbour Tunnel entrance in Wan Chai. A male driver and a male passenger were  hurt. They were taken to Ruttonjee Hospital with minor injuries. The deaths were ...

  4. News - China - WEATHER

    Indonesian volcanic eruptions may cause southern China drought, expert says

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 05:51am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan in Beijing adrian.wan@scmp.com Climate scientist says recent volcanic activity caused recent dry spell in Malaysia, Singapore Eruptions in Indonesia may bring drought to south, expert says Recent unusually dry weather in Malaysia and Singapore is probably the result of recent volcanic eruptions in Indonesia, says a Hong Kong earth scientist.  And the same volcanic ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    Typhoon Usagi: Severe storm lashes Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 05:42pm by Staff Reporters

    ... Centre. Credit: Hong Kong Transport Department CCTV footage Live: Cross-Harbour Tunnel. Credit: Hong Kong Transport Department CCTV footage Live: Gloucester Road near Wan Chai Interchange. Credit: Hong ... 2013 10.43pm: Woman injured by falling parts (10 feet by 3 feet) of a sign board on Au Pui Wan Street in Sha Tin at about 9pm.  She was conscious when taken to Prince of Wales Hospital. ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CLIMATE

    City swelters as it waits for bad weather to roll in

    Posted Jun 21st 2013, 08:05pm by JOYCE NG AND JOLIE HO

    ... Joyce Ng and Jolie Ho Mercury soars as tropical storm Bebinca threatens squalls, disruption to dragon boats City swelters as it waits for weather to roll in The No 3 strong-wind warning was hoisted last night as tropical storm Bebinca moved closer to the city, raising the prospect of heavy rain and squalls. A glass pane on Wan Chai's Convention and Exhibition Centre measuring ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    Hong Kong quickly returns to normal after storm warnings cancelled

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 08:55am by Staff Reporters

    ... pic.twitter.com/BImLSS3Nct — MabelSieh (@MabelSieh) September 22, 2013 Video: Typhoon surfers: Brave souls hit the beach during Typhoon Usagi Star Ferry said that services between Wan Chai and Central and Tsim Sha ...

  8. Weather - Hong Kong

    Double dose of chaos for commuters

    Posted Jul 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the cab until I paid him the full amount.' But a passenger who rode a taxi from Wan Chai to Kwun Tung after the No 8 signal was hoisted said he was charged HK$100- HK$2.5 less than what ... to be in Wan Chai by 1pm to sit an examination at the Institute of Vocational Education. 'I think at this rate, I will get there just in time,' he said. Textile worker Christian Stucke ...

  9. Weather - Hong Kong

    Tropical storm brings heat and haze

    Posted Jul 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Women yesterday used fans and took shelter under umbrellas in a desperate attempt to ameliorate the furnace-like conditions. In Wan Chai, book lovers wilted in the heat as they joined ... the highest anywhere in the city so far this year. Temperatures of 37 degrees were recorded in Happy Valley, Sha Tin and Tsuen Wan's Shing Mun Valley. Elsewhere in urban areas, temperatures ...

  10. Weather - Hong Kong

    Anger at closure of Book Fair

    Posted Jul 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... for any losses, because another exhibition was scheduled at the venue, the Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai. Some fair visitors were also angry, complaining about the early closure. ... them to gain entry if the fair reopened today. Anita Wan Wai-ling, assistant general manager of The Commercial Press, expected to see a 10 per cent drop in profit due to the sudden exit ...




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