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HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 1, Number 1, 1991
 

Chan, Johnny C.L.
Research in the Atmospheric Sciences in Hong Kong - 
A Proposed Agenda, 3 - 6.
Lam, C.Y.
"SPECTRUM" - Typhoons Under Critical Examination, 7 - 9.
Peart, Mervyn R.
Storm Period Variation of Rainfall pH: The Example of  Typhoon  Brenda, 
May, 1989, 10 - 15.
Yim, Wyss W.S.
An Analysis of Tide Gauge and Storm Surge Data in 
Hong Kong, 16 - 23.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 27 - 35.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 1, Number 2, 1991
 

Jayawardena, A.W. Reliability of Empirical Equations for Estimating Evaporation  and Evapotranspiration, 3 - 10.
Chang, W.L. Billow and Orographic Clouds over Hong Kong, 11 - 13.
Chan, Johnny C.L.
& Ng, Tin-kin
Temperature Variability over Hong Kong, 14 - 25.
Kyle, Bill Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 36 - 40.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 2, Number 1, 1992
[Special Issue on Climate Change]
 

Chang W.L. & 
McGregor, Glenn
Climate Change: An Overview, 3 - 15.
McGregor, Glenn
Climate Change and Hong Kong: Possible Implications and Responses, 16 -27.
Hill, Ronald D.
The Impact of Climate Change Upon Global Agriculture, 
28 - 33.
Hsu, Steve S.I.
Debate on the Climate Change of Ancient China, 
34 - 35.
Lam, Joseph C., 
Hui, Sam C.M.
& Yuen, Richard, K.K.
Typical Weather Year for Building Energy Simulation in Hong Kong, 36 - 44.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 50 - 54.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 2, Number 2, 1992
 

Yim, Wyss W.S.
Future Sea-level Rise and Coastal Reclamation for 
Urbanization in Hong Kong, 3 - 11.
Peart, Mervyn R. 
& Guan, Dongsheng
A Cold Spell in Hong Kong, 12 - 17.
Tiempo
Tiempo 5: A Bulletin on Global Warming and the 
Third World, 18 - 35.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 50 - 55.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 3, Number 1, 1993
 

Lam, C.Y.
El Nino/Southern Oscillation and Spring Weather 
in Hong Kong, 3 - 13.
Chan, Johnny C.L. &
Ng, Man Him
Morning Showers over Hong Kong in Summer, 14 - 25.
Chang, W.L. & 
Tam, K.H.
Tropical Cyclone Generated Wave Spectra at Waglan Island, 26 - 28.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 33 - 38.
Kyle, Bill
1992 Tropical Cyclone Weather Summary for the 
Western North Pacific Ocean, 39 - 52.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 3, Number 2, 1993
 

Yim, Wyss W.S.
Recent Sea-Level Changes in Hong Kong and Their Implications, 3 - 8.
Wai, Mickey Man Kui
Diurnal Atmospheric Secondary Circulations over 
Hong Kong, 9 - 20.
Shun, C.M. & 
Leung, K.S.
The First Radioactivity and Ozone Soundings in 
Hong Kong, 21 - 27. 
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews. 39 - 44.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 4, Number 1, 1994
[Special Issue on Severe Weather]
 

Song, M.K.
Rainstorm in Hong Kong on 16 June 1993: 
Part I: Synoptic and Mesoscale Aspects, 3 - 12.
Lam, C.Y.
Rainstorm in Hong Kong on 16 June 1993: 
Part II: Nowcasting Aspects, 13 - 19.
Tam, C.M. & Cheng, C.M.
A Late-Season Tropical Cyclone Related Rainstorm
in Hong Kong, 20 - 31.
Lee, B.Y., Chan, C.C. & Cheng, C.M.
Three Heavy Rain Occasions Severely Affecting 
Hong Kong in 1993, 32 - 51.
Kyle, Bill
1993 Tropical Cyclone Summary for the 
Western North Pacific Ocean, 52 - 70.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 79 - 86.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 4, Number 2, 1994
 

Lee, B.Y. & Wong, O.
Three-dimensional Visualization of Satellite 
Cloud Images, 3 - 6.
Wong, S.K. & Ho, K.L.
A Brief History of the Royal Observatory 
Weather Radars, 7 - 11.
 
United Nations Climate Change Bulletin
Issue 5: 4th Quarter, 1994, 12 - 21.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 43 - 49.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 5, Number 1, 1995
 

Sequeira, Ronald
On an Apparent Connection of the Electrical Conductivity of Rainwater with Severe Storms and Urban Activity in Hong Kong, 3 - 15.
Kyle, Bill
1994 Tropical Cyclone Summary for the 
Western North Pacific Ocean, 16 - 32.
Lee, B.Y., Wong, O., 
Cheng, C.M.,Tai, S.C. 
& Hung, Y.S.
Hong Kong's New Doppler Weather Radar, 33 - 44.
 
United Nations Climate Change Bulletin
Issue 6: 1st Quarter, 1995, 45 - 53.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 73 - 77.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 5, Number 2, 1995
 

Wai, Mickey M.K., 
Welsh, Patrick T.
& Ma, Wai Man
The Timing and Distribution of Summer Convective Rainfall 
over Hong Kong and South China, 3 - 23.
Cheng, Y.C., Wong, W.K., 
Young, Kenneth, Zhang Ming, 
Lam, C.Y. & Poon, H.T.
Froude Number Statistics for Northerly Cold Surges
in Southern China, 24 - 35.
 
United Nations Climate Change Bulletin
Issue 9: 4th Quarter, 1995, 36 - 45.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 82 - 88.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 6, Number 1, 1996
 

Yeung, K.K., Chang, W.L., 
Newell, Reginald E.
Hu, Wenjie & Gregory, Gerald L.
Tropospheric Ozone Profiles over Hong Kong, 
3 - 12.
Jay, Chungchen, Kot, S.C. & 
Tepper, J. Mark
Detecting Inversions and Stable Lapse 
Rates, 13 - 19.
 
United Nations Climate Change Bulletin 
Issue 11: 2nd Quarter, 1996, 20 - 31.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 46 - 55.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 6, Number 2, 1996
 

Kyle, Bill
1995 Tropical Cyclone Summary for the Western 
North Pacific Ocean, 3 - 40.
Chan, P.W. & Tam, C.M.
Trapped Lee Waves over Lantau Island: 
Case Studies, 41 - 55.
Kyle, Bill
 Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 81 - 90.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 7, Number 1, 1997
 

Cheng, C.M., Chan, C.C.,
& Chan, S.T.
Visibility Trends in Hong Kong, 3 - 21.
Zhang Ming & Zhang Lifeng
Study of the Sea-Land Breeze System 
in Hong Kong, 22 - 43.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 60 - 70.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 7, Number 2, 1997
 

Hong Kong Observatory
The Rainstorms in Hong Kong in 
Early July 1997, 13 - 75.
Kyle, Bill
1996 Tropical Cyclone Summary for the Western 
North Pacific Ocean, 13 - 75.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 85 - 98.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 8, Numbers 1/2, 1998
 

Lau, Ngar-Cheung
El Nino: Child of the Pacific, 3 - 20.
Kyle, Bill
1997 Tropical Cyclone Summary for the Western North Pacific Ocean, 21 - 53.
Chan, P.W. & Lee, B.Y.
Farewell Ceremony Weather, 54- 66.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 67 - 90.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 9, Numbers 1/2, 1999
 

Lai, Edwin S.T.
East and West ??The Weather Version, 3 - 15.
Cheung, Norman, K.W. & W.J. Kyle
Hong Kong's Active Typhoon Season, 16-45.
Kyle, Bill
1998 Tropical Cyclone Summary for the Western North Pacific Ocean, 21 - 53.
Chan, P.W. & Lee, B.Y.
Farewell Ceremony Weather, 46- 66.
Kyle, Bill
Hong Kong Weather Reviews, 67 - 94.


HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 10, Numbers 1/2, 2000

Wai, Mickey, M.K.
On the Development of Two Cases of Air Pollution in Hong Kong, 
3 - 16.
Wai, Mickey, M.K.
1Changes in the Characteristics of Typhoons Affecting Hong Kong, 
Part 1: Typhoon Intensity in the South China Sea, 17 - 45.
Peart, M.R., W.J. Kyle & R.D. Hill
Extracting Water from Clouds in Hong Kong, 46- 58.


HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 11, Numbers 1/2, 2001

 

Chim, Kin-Sang, P.A. Hitchcock & K.C.S. Kwok
Flow over Waglan Island by Wind Tunnel and Numerical Simulation, 3 - 14.
Lam, C.Y.
Tropical Cyclone Warning System in Hong Kong, 15 ??3.
Wai, Mickey, M.K.
Is There Any Hope for the Use of the Signals in the Tropical 

Cyclone Warning System in Hong Kong? 24 - 44.

Wai, Mickey, M.K.
A Case Study of Typhoon Maggie Using the Proposed New

Tropical Cyclone Warning System for Hong Kong, 45- 55.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 12, Numbers 1/2, 2002
 

Cheng, C.M., Lam, C.C. & Lai Edwin S.T.
Three-dimensional Analysis of Mesoscale Convective System on 24 May, 1998, 3 - 13.
Lau, S.Y. Windshear and Turbulence Detection and Warning at Hong Kong International Airport, 14 - 15.
Leung, Y.K. & W.M. Leung Effect of ENSO on the Number of Tropical Cyclones Affecting Hong Kong, 16- 24.
Lee, T.C.& W.M. Leung Performance of Multiple-model Ensemble Techniques in Tropical Cyclone Track Prediction, 25-30.
Chan, P.W. & K.K. Yeung Experimental Use of a Weather Buoy in Windshear Monitoring
at Hong Kong International Airport, 31-39.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 13, Numbers 1/2, 2003
[Special Issue on Acid Rain Project]

Lam, C.Y.,  Kyle, W.J., Chan, Y.K., Lam, K.S., Lam, David H.Y., Lee, Olivia, Lau, Alexis K.H. & Fong, Clarence Hong Kong Secondary Schools Acid Rain Survey, 3 - 11.
Lam, H.Y., Lau, Alexis K.H. & Lam, C.Y.
A Case Study of Acid Rain Episode in Hong Kong from the Meteorological Perspective, 12 - 22.
Lee, Olivia Closing Workshop of Acid Rain Project, 23.
Wong, W.T., Li, K.W. & Yeung, K.H. Long Term Sea Level Change in Hong Kong, 24 - 40.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 14, Numbers 1/2, 2004

Lau Ngar-Cheung, Chen Fong-Ching
Role of Ocean in Climate Change, 3 - 20.
Y.K. Leung, E.W.L. Ginn, M.C. Wu, K.H. Yeung and W.L. Chang
Temperature Projections for Hong Kong in the 21st Century, 21 - 49.
Mickey Man-Kui Wai
The Early Tropical Cyclone Warning Systems In Hong Kong, 49 - 81.
Queenie C.C. Lam
Merging Nowcasting and NWP in Weather Warning Operations, with Specific Reference to Landslides, 82 - 98.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 15, Numbers 1/2, 2005

Mickey Man-Kui Wai
The Tropical Cyclone Warning Systems in the Early Twentieth Century of Hong Kong, 1900-1919, 3 - 31.

Society Events                                           
     ?˜Dancing with Clouds????Painting and Three-dimensional Art Competition organized by Hong Kong Meteorological Society in collaboration with the Hong Kong Society for Education in Art (article published in Chinese only)
     Presentation of Zhu Kezhen Prize, 32 - 39.
M.C. Wu, Y.K. Leung and K.H. Yeung
Projected Change in Hong Kong?™s Rainfall in the 21st Century, 40 - 53.
David Tai-wai Hui, Karen Kit-ying Shum
Changes in the Structure of Tropical Storm Kompasu (0409) Before and After Landfall over Hong Kong in July 2004, 54 - 58.
T.C. Lee and W.M. Leung
Weather and Japanese Encephalitis in Hong Kong, 59 - 7

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 16 Numbers 1/2, 2006

LEUNG Yin Kong, WU Man Chi
Regime Shift in Summer Rainfall in Southern China, 3 - 8.
C.Y. Lam Climate change: the atmosphere as an impaired air-conditioner, 9 - 14.
C.Y. Lam On Climate Changes Brought About by Urban Living, 15 - 20.

Painting and Photography Competition (published in Chinese only)       
?˜Weather in Four Seasons????Painting competition for primary school students
, 21 - 23.
?˜Changing Weather????Photography competition for secondary school students, 24.
Colour Plate, 25 - 27.
Mickey Man-Kui Wai
The Tropical Cyclone Warning Systems During the
Inter ?“War Years of Hong Kong, 1920-1939, 28 - 48.


HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 17, 2007

LAU Ngar-cheung
Scientific Basis of Climate Change, 2 - 12
Y.K. Leung, M.C. Wu, K.K. Yeung and
W.M. Leung
Temperature projections in Hong Kong based on IPCC Fourth Assessment Report, 13 - 22.
M.C. Wu, K.H. Yeung and Y.K. Leung
Some Characteristic on the Apparent Changes in East Asian Winter Atmospheric Circulation, 23 - 35.
C.K. Ho, J.K.W. Chan and K.C. Tsui
Trends in global solar radiation in Hong Kong, 36 - 50.

Presentation of Zhu Ke-zhen Prize, 51 -52.
?˜Climate Change??Painting and Web Page Design Competition, 53 -55.
COLOUR PLATES, 56 - 68.
Hong Kong Meteorological Society Helps Promote the Awareness of Climate Change in Hong Kong, 69.
L.S. Lee and M.Y. Leung
Forecast of Ultraviolet Index in Hong Kong, 70 - 80.
C.C. Lam
The Characteristics of the Southeast Monsoon in Hong Kong, 81 - 93.
P.W. Chan and C.M. Shun
Comparison of Manual Observations and Instrumental Readings of Visibility at the Hong Kong International Airport, 94 - 98.
Mickey Man-Kui Wai
The Tropical Cyclone Warning Systems During the Years of Modern Hong Kong, 1945-2004, 99 - 120.


HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 18, 2008

C.Y. Lam Be relevant and effective ?? thinking beyond accuracy and timeliness, 3 - 11.
T.C. Lee, W.H. Leung, and E.W.L. Ginn
Rainfall Projections for Hong Kong based on the IPCC Fourth Assessment Report, 12 - 22.
C.Y. Lam
Weather Services in Support of Natural Disaster Mitigation, 23 - 32.
Y.K. Leung and C.Y. Lam
Visibility Impairment in Hong Kong ??A Wind Attribution Analysis, 33 - 48.
H.N. Cheung and W. Zhou
Interdecadal variations of winter monsoon over South China, 49 - 60.

Painting and Computer Graphics Design Competition "Sky of 2050 - Climate Change and our Future", 61 - 65.
COLOUR PLATES, 66 - 76.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 19, 2009

B.Y. Lee and T.C. Lee Data Monitoring and Evidence of Climate Change in Hong Kong, 3 - 8.
H.Y. Mok and Barbara Leung The impact of cold and hot weather on senior citizens in Hong Kong, 9 - 12.

Society Events
Visit to the Meteorological Community of Taiwan, 13
Presentation of Zhu Kezhen Prize, 14


"What can we do about climate change?"
Painting Competition for Primary School Students, 14 - 19.
Chinese Doublet Competition for Secondary School Students, 20

COLOUR FIGURES, 21 - 31.
W.Y. Fung, K.S. Lam, Edwin Ginn, Y.W. Chan Net Radiation and Albedo Study at Ta Kwu Ling, 32 - 40.

HKMetS Bulletin, Volume 20, 2010

Fung W.Y., Chan S.W., Tam K.H., and Lam K.S.A Preliminary Analysis of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Concentrations in Hong Kong, 3-22.
T. Kung, Leung W.H., and Yeung H.K.Mesoscale Analysis of Two Extreme Weather Events in Hong Kong, 23-38.
Edwin S.T. LaiChasing After The Wind : From Athens to Qingdao, 39-60.
Society Events
Popular Science Lecture Series, 61-64
Visit of Meteorological Bureau of Shenzhen Municipality and Xichong Astronomical Observatory, 65-68.