Typhoon Signal Number 10 raised over HK due to Super Typhoon Mangkhut
The Hong Kong Observatory (HKO) raised Hurricane Signal No. 10 over the city due to Super Typhoon Mangkhut.
The HKO issued the warning at 9:40 a.m. which means that winds with mean speeds of 118 kilometres per hour or more are expected.
“At 10 a.m., Severe Typhoon Mangkhut was centred about 150 kilometres south-southeast of Hong Kong (near 21.0 degrees north 114.5 degrees east) and is forecast to move west-northwest at about 30 kilometres per hour towards the coast of western Guangdong,” the Observatory said.
” TheHurricane Signal, No. 10 will remain in force for a few hours, ” it added.