Cloudy with showers and isolated thunderstorms expected in Hong Kong today


28th May 2024 – (Hong Kong) Hong Kong can expect mainly cloudy skies with occasional showers and isolated thunderstorms later in the day, according to the weather forecast for today. Bright periods are also anticipated throughout the day. The wind will start off light but will gradually become moderate to fresh easterlies later on.

Looking ahead, the next couple of days are expected to be windier with a few lingering showers. Unsettled weather is anticipated towards the weekend.

The coast of Guangdong will be affected by a trough of low-pressure today, bringing heavy showers and squally thunderstorms. Over the next few days, the trough is projected to shift slightly southwards. Simultaneously, a strong easterly airstream will impact the Guangdong coast. As the trough of low pressure edges closer to the coastal areas again towards the weekend, the weather in the region is expected to remain unsettled.

Furthermore, Tropical Cyclone Ewiniar, currently located around 660 kilometres northeast of Manila, is forecasted to move northeast across the seas east of Luzon at a speed of approximately 28 kilometres per hour in the coming days. It is set to traverse the western North Pacific to the south of Japan.