Super Typhoon “Mangkhut” Information Issue time: 2018/09/15 23H00 - Website of MSAR Government Information Bureau

 Super Typhoon “Mangkhut” Information Issue time: 2018/09/15 23H00 

2018-09-16 00:00:00

Source : Meteorological and Geophysical Bureau

Possible warning signals to be issued due to the impact on “Mangkhut”


Forecast Period


Typhoon Signal No.3

Still in effect

Typhoon Signal No.8

Will be issued at 02:00 on 16th

Typhoon Signal No.9

Between morning and noon on 16th


Typhoon Signal No.10

Around noon on 16th


“Red” storm surge warning

Is issued

(Time period of flooding:

Starting from noon on 16th)

Remarks: The probabilities of issuing severe weather warning signals for next one or two days are provided in the table. Public can learn the possibility of being affected by the tropical cyclone over the specific period of time in Macao so that necessary precautions can be well prepared earlier. Please keep notice our latest information.

Possible impact by Super Typhoon “Mangkhut” on Macao

Impact on



Wind Force

Sep 15 evening - 16

Wind Force Scale 8 – 12

(63 – 118 up km/h)

Storm Surge

Sep 16 noon - evening

1.5 – 2.5m

 (Water level above road level of Porto Interior)


Sep 15 -17

150 – 250 mm

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