Thursday, July 31, 2014   

Thunderstorm warning in effect
(05-09 11:17)

Thunderstorm warning is still effective until 2.30pm today.
Late yesterday, torrential rain led to floods and landslides across the territory on Thursday night, with the Black Rainstorm Warning in force for just over an hour.
There were reports of flooding in many areas, including Central, Wan Chai, Wong Tai Sin, Sai Kung and Tseung Kwan O.
Landslides were reported in Sai Kung and Tseung Kwan O.
The Observatory had also warned of strong winds. --RTHK   
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