The winds have picked up and within the next 30 minutes we are supposed to have the warning level raised to level 8, at which point everything closes. The malls are putting metal frames in place to keep the doors closed against the wind. Everyone is going home and settling in for the night. You can watch it at:
Bulletin issued at 23:10 HKT 29/Jun/2012
Here is the latest Tropical Cyclone Bulletin issued by the Hong Kong Observatory.
The No. 8 Northeast Gale or Storm Signal
This means that winds with mean speeds of
At 11 p.m., Tropical Storm Doksuri was
Under the influence of Doksuri, local winds continued to strengthen, reaching gale force