Possible warning signals to be issued due to the impact on "Cempaka"
Update Time: 2021-07-20 08:10
|Typhoon Signal No.3||In effect|
|Typhoon Signal No.8||During daytime||Relatively low to medium|
Although Typhoon " Cempaka " intensified significantly during nighttime, its circulation remains a small size and adopts a track being more westward than expected, maintaining a distance of more than 140 kilometers from Macao which is farther than expected. The possibility of winds further strengthening in the morning is relatively low. Typhoon Signal No.3 will remain in effect this morning. " Cempaka " is expected to approach the coast of Yangjiang gradually during daytime. Unless " Cempaka " changes its moving direction and adopts a track closer to Macau again, the possibility of issuing higher signals is low. As the intensity and track of " Cempaka " are still uncertain, citizens are advised to stay alert and pay attention to the latest storm news.
On the other hand, as the impact of "Cempaka" on Macau is weaker than expected, Blue storm surge warning has been canceled. However, there are still heavy showers in Macao during the daytime due to the influence of “Cempaka”. Citizens are advised to pay attention to the possible flood caused by the heavy showers.
Remarks: The probabilities of issuing severe weather warning signals for the next one or two days are provided in the table. Public can learn the possibility of being affected by the tropical cyclone over the specific period of time in Macao so that necessary precautions can be well prepared earlier. Please keep notice of our latest information.View gallery