Hong Kong to expect rain in the coming days as Observatory raises Amber rainstorm warning

Hong Kong to expect rain in the coming days as Observatory raises Amber rainstorm warning

Stay indoors and dry or break out the umbrellas - it's about to bucket down

The Hong Kong Observatory raised the Amber Rainstorm Warning Signal at 10.20am today. This means that heavy rain is expected to fall across the city. 

The observatory warned that there would be flooding in some low-lying areas and areas with poor drainage. Residents are warned to take steps to ensure their safety.

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People should also stay away from water courses, like river beds or nullahs, as heavy rain can bring flash flooding. 

There will still be showers tomorrow, with some sunny periods next week.

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