Wind signal

1.In general, any signal announcing information concerning winds, and esp. the expected approach of winds whose direction and force are dangerous to shipping, etc. The wind-signal system of the United States Weather Bureau consists of storm, information, hurricane, hot wind, and inland storm signals.
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New LPA enters PAR as Liwayway moves away !-- -- Helen Flores (The Philippine Star) - September 5, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines The state weather bureau lifted yesterday tropical cyclone wind signal No.
Batanes remain under tropical cyclone wind signal No.
3 Strong Wind Signal was issued five times for the passages of Ewiniar in June, Son-tinh in July, Bebinca in August, Barijat in September and Yutu in November.
The warning was lowered to a number-three strong wind signal late on Tuesday morning, allowing the stock market to reopen.
The warning was lowered to a number-three strong wind signal late Tuesday morning, allowing the stock market to reopen.
3 Strong Wind Signal on 1 August 2013, and (III) due to the influence of a strong southwesterly, the Observatory issued a Strong Monsoon Signal on 2 August and 23 August 2013.
It was moving at 4mph towards China and Hong Kong's number three strong wind signal would remain hoisted through the day, it said.
Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal Number 1 is still up in the following areas:
With Super Typhoon Mangkhut approaching Hong Kong, the Security Bureau activated the Emergency Monitoring and Support Centre (EMSC) when Strong Wind Signal No.
Batanes remains the only area under Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal No.
He also reminded residents living in mountainous areas to be extra careful as tropical cyclone wind Signal No.
While it is possible that the Hong Kong Observatory may issue the strong wind signal No 8 before 11 am, our flights operations are determined by wind speed and direction at the airport.