Taiwan sea and land warnings for Tropical Storm Bailu expected Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Tropical Storm Bailu is heading straight for Taiwan, with sea warnings expected Friday (August 23) morning and land warnings during the afternoon. The storm is expected...

Potential typhoon developing southeast of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued a notice on Wednesday morning (Aug. 21) regarding the possible development of a typhoon within the northwest Pacific reg...

Taiwan's CWB issues land warning for Typhoon Lekima

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued a land warning for Typhoon Lekima at 8:30 a.m. today (Aug. 8) as the storm continues to strengthen and head toward the waters off the co...

Taiwan's CWB issues sea warning for Typhoon Lekima

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued a sea warning for Typhoon Lekima at 5:30 p.m. today (Aug. 7) as the storm continues to strengthen and head toward the waters off the coa...

Tropical Storm Danas to move further east off Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The threat posed to Taiwan by Tropical Storm Danas was less serious than assumed earlier as the Central Weather Bureau said Wednesday (July 17) evening that its route was ...

Taiwan's CWB issues land warning for Tropical Storm Danas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau (CWB) at 11:30 a.m. this morning (July 17) has issued a land warning for Tropical Storm Danas, while a second tropical storm is in the works...

CWB issues sea warning as Tropical Storm Danas makes beeline for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued a sea warning for Tropical Storm Danas, and a land warning is expected before noon today. Tropical Storm Danas, which in Tagalog ...

Tropical Storm Danas to come closest to Taiwan Thursday, Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A tropical depression which is expected to intensify and become Tropical Storm Danas today is predicted to come closest to Taiwan on Thursday (July 18) and Friday (July 19). ...

Typhoon could menace S. Taiwan, N. Philippines this week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A tropical depression to the east of the Philippines is expected by the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) to transform into a tropical storm this evening, and potentially a typhoon,...

Typhoon could form south of Taiwan by Tuesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Pacific high-pressure area which has formed to the south of Taiwan could develop into a typhoon by Tuesday (July 16), according to Wu Der-rong (吳德榮), an adjunct associate pro...

US P-8A sub-hunting jet flies over Taiwan Strait to watch Chinese carrier

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In an apparent response to the presence of the Chinese aircraft carrier Liaoning, the U.S. Navy dispatched a P-8A sub-hunting Poseidon through the Taiwan Strait on Tuesday (Jun...

Plum rains 'not finished yet,' Taiwan issues heavy rain alert for 13 counties, cities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) says that a plum rain front which has been lashing Taiwan for days is "not finished yet" and has issued a heavy rain advisory for 13 ...

Heavy rain alert issued for 9 counties, cities in Taiwan, rains to last till Sat.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued a heavy rain advisory for nine counties and cities in Taiwan today (June 12) as a plum rain front is set to pummel Taiwan for four m...

Photo of the Day: 'Rain waterfall' spotted in SW Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a massive plum rain front began to storm into Taiwan on Monday (June 10), photos have surfaced of a "rain waterfall" which appeared over Chiayi City in southwester...

Heavy rain alert issued for 18 counties, cities as plum rains pummel Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a massive plum rain front begins to pummel Taiwan today (June 11), the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued extremely heavy and heavy rain advisories for 18 counties and ...