Typhoon Kompasu’s No 8 warning set to outlast Lionrock’s 22 hours as expert says Hong Kong ‘not out of the woods yet’

This story has been made freely available as a public service to our readers. Please consider supporting SCMP’s journalism by subscribing.Typhoon Kompasu is likely to affect Hong Kong for longer than expected, with a No 8 signal now predicted to remain in force until 4pm, surpassing the 22-hour warning – the longest in 40 years – generated by Tropical Storm Lionrock only days earlier.Lashed by Kompasu’s heavy rains and gusty winds, the city was largely brought to a standstill on Wednesday, with…


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