The cold weather warning has been issued in the afternoon and will continue tomorrow morning.
The Hong Kong Observatory issued the cold weather warning at 4.20 pm today. It stated that cold weather is expected to continue tomorrow morning.
The minimum temperatures in the urban areas for tomorrow will be around 11 degrees, New Territories might brace for a lower temperature.
In view of the cold weather the Home Affairs Department has opened 18 temporary shelters today for people in need of the service.
The temporary shelters will remain open during the daytime tomorrow (Jan 18) when the cold weather warning is still in force.