The widespread destruction in Hong Kong brought by Mangkhut was the most serious since the passage of Ellen in 1983. As early as almost a week ahead of the closest approach of Mangkhut, the Observatory had alerted the public to the threat of the storm and urged for taking all necessary precautions. Let's visit the Central Forecasting Office of the Observatory in this final episode of the "Special Series for Mangkhut" and understand the challenges, preparations and responses of frontline weather forecasters.
The video is now available on the "MyObservatory" mobile application and the Observatory's website for your viewing (programme is broadcasted in Cantonese).
Observatory's "Cool Met Stuff" channel (broadcast in Cantonese):
Broadcast schedule of various TV channels: