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HKO predicts this summer's weather:There will be four to seven tropical storms this year 2014.04.14
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SUMMER will be here in a few months. It is a season of hot weather, rain and storms! The Hong Kong Observatory (HKO,香港天文台) has predicted the weather for this year.

It is expected that four to seven tropical cyclones may affect Hong Kong. The first one may come in June according to predictions.

The HKO has also extended its weather forecast period from seven days to nine days. That means if you read the forecast today, you can see what the weather will be from tomorrow all the way to next Wednesday. This means you can plan your activities more easily.


1. predict (v)
    預報

2. expect (v)
    預料

3. tropical cyclone (n phr)
    熱帶氣旋

4. affect (v)
    影響

5. extend (v)
    延長

6. weather forecast (n phr)
    天氣預告





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  1. Who predicts the weather in Hong Kong?
    The Hong Kong Observatory
    The Weather Department
    TVB

  2. When may the first storm affect Hong Kong this year?
    this month
    May
    June

  3. The weather forecast now predicts _________ days’of weather.
    seven
    eight
    nine

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