There is currently no tropical cyclone located within the area bounded by 7-36N and 100-140E.*
* (1) Within the area bounded by 7-36N and 100-140E but outside the area bounded by 10-30N and 105-125E, when there is an area of low pressure intensified into a tropical cyclone or a tropical cyclone has entered this area, the Observatory will issue the information of tropical cyclone track, analysed positions and maximum sustained wind near centre within two hours. The positions at 02:00, 08:00, 14:00 and 20:00 HKT and 72-hour forecast tracks will be updated four times a day at around 04:00, 10:00, 16:00 and 22:00 HKT respectively.
(2) Tropical cyclone warnings for shipping will be issued by the Observatory for tropical cyclones located within the area bounded by 10-30N and 105-125E. The forecast tracks for these tropical cyclones will be updated at 3-hourly intervals.