Adverse-Weather-Arrangement

Adverse Weather Arrangement

(The arrangement is applicable to all full-time and part-time students)

Tropical Cyclone Signal No. 8 or above / the Black Rainstorm Warning Signal+
 

When the Tropical Cyclone Signal No. 8 or above, the Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is in force, students should follow the below arrangements:
 

A.    For classes and examinations that have not started, classes and examinations will be suspended, if
 

1.    Hong Kong Observatory announces that Tropical Cyclone Signal No. 8 or above is likely to be issued within the next two hours on or after the following times;

2.    Tropical Cyclone Signal No. 8 or above / Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is in force on or after the following times;
 

Signal is / will be in force on or after the following time

Programmes affected

Sessions suspended

6:30 am

Day-time classes and examinations

Morning Sessions
i.e. Classes or examinations scheduled
from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm will be cancelled

12:00 noon

Day-time classes and examinations

Afternoon Sessions
i.e. Classes or examinations scheduled
from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm will be cancelled

3:00 pm

Evening classes and examinations

Evening Sessions
i.e. Classes or examinations scheduled
from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm will be cancelled

 

A.    For classes and examinations that have already started,
 

Signals

Classes

Examination

When the Hong Kong Observatory announces that Tropical Cyclone Signal No. 8 or above is likely to be issued within the next two hours

Immediately cancelled

Continue until Tropical Cyclone Signal No. 8 or above is officially issued unless otherwise announced by the CCLU and LIFE

When the Hong Kong Observatory announces that Tropical Cyclone Signal No. 8 or above is issued

Immediately suspended

Continue until the end of that exam session unless the examination venue is found to be of potential risk to candidates

When Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is in force

Continue

Continue until the end of that exam session unless the examination venue is found to be of potential risk to candidates

 

Classes / Examinations Resumption Arrangement
 

After the Tropical Cyclone Signal No. 8 or above / the Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is lowered during the following time periods, the following arrangements for classes and examinations will take place, provided that weather and transport conditions are allowed.

 

Time for Lowered Signal Announcement

Sessions Resumed

Before 6:30 am

Morning Sessions
i.e. Classes or examinations scheduled

from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm will be held as scheduled

Between 6:30 am and 12:00 noon

Afternoon Sessions
i.e. Classes or examinations scheduled
from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm will be held as scheduled

Between 12:00 noon and 3:00 pm

Evening Sessions
i.e. Classes or examinations scheduled
from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm will be held as scheduled

 

Arrangement of Cancelled Classes / Examinations 
 

If classes / examinations are cancelled due to adverse weather, CCLU and LIFE will inform students about the make-up classes / examinations arrangement. Please pay attention to the announcement in due course.

 

Note:

+As advised by the Hong Kong Observatory