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Rainy weather forecast for the week

Rainy weather forecast for the week

Taipei, March 5 (CNA) Eastern and northern Taiwan are expected to see intermittent rain throughout the week, with temperatures likely to drop in those areas in the coming days, the Central Weather Bureau predicted Monday. The bureau said a frontal system expected to hit Taiwan on Tuesday and Wednesday, followed by northeasterly winds arriving on Thursday and Friday and a cold air mass from China coming Saturday to Monday would all bring intermittent rain and progressively colder weather. The mercury is expected to drop 4-5 degrees Celsius in northern and eastern Taiwan during the day on Tuesday and could continue to fall until Monday, the bureau said. Temperatures Tuesday will be 15-24 degrees in northern Taiwan, 16-27 degrees in central Taiwan, 18-28 degrees in southern Taiwan and 15-27 degrees in the eastern part of the country, according to the bureau. It also said temperatures would hit their lowest on Sunday and Monday. (By Christie Chen)


Updated : 2021-03-01 17:09 GMT+08:00