Temperatures in Hong Kong this afternoon hovered below 10 degrees, with the temperatures expected to drop to a minimum of 7 degrees in urban areas tomorrow morning, and lower in the New Territories according to the Observatory.

The Home Affairs Department has opened 18 temporary shelters today for people in need of the service.

The temporary shelters will remain open during the daytime tomorrow when the cold weather warning is still in force.

The Centre for Health Protection of the Department of Health reminded the public, particularly the elderly and people with chronic illnesses, to adopt appropriate measures to protect their health in view of the cold weather.

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