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Magnitude 5.0 earthquake rocks northeast Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 5.0 earthquake rocked northeast Taiwan at 9:48 p.m. on Sunday (Feb. 25), according to the Central Weather Administration (CWA). The epicenter of the temblor...

Magnitude 5 earthquake rattles east, central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 5 earthquake struck off the coast of Hualien County in Taiwan on Saturday (Feb. 24) at 12:37 p.m., jolting most of central Taiwan, according to the Central Wea...

Taiwan temperatures set to plunge

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Waves of cold air will lead to cooler weather in Taiwan from Sunday (Feb. 25), with lows of 11 C and rain expected in northern and mountainous areas, according to the Cent...

Cooler weather expected for north Taiwan on Lantern Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Administration (CWA) predicts cooler temperatures for the north for the Lantern Festival on Saturday (Feb. 24), while there will be large temperature d...

Taiwan forecast to see 3 cold waves over 10 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Administration (CWA) predicted three progressively colder fronts will arrive in Taiwan over the next 10 days. The CWA said during the day on Wednesd...

4 earthquakes strike east of Taiwan peaking at magnitude 5.6

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four earthquakes of magnitude 4.9 or higher were recorded overnight in waters to the east of Taiwan with the strongest a magnitude 5.6, according to the Central Weather Ad...

Sunny skies and chilly temps reported across Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Despite sunny weather across most of Taiwan, the Central Weather Administration (CWA) cautioned everyone to dress warmly on Sunday (Feb. 11) due to the cold temperatures, ...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan's first snow in Year of the Dragon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Yushan continued to experience snow due to the latest strong cold air mass. Temperatures fell to 14 C in Taipei, 13 C in Taoyuan, and 15 C in Taichung during the daytim...

North Taiwan expects temperatures below 10 C on Lunar New Year’s Eve

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four cities and counties in north Taiwan and two offshore islands can expect temperatures below 10 C for the Lunar New Year’s Eve on Friday (Feb. 9) night. The Ce...

Cold surge will last until Friday in north Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Administration (CWA) issued a cold surge warning on Thursday (Feb. 8) for many cities and counties as a continental cold air mass together with rain wi...

Snow possible in north Taiwan mountains on Lunar New Year's Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A continental cold air mass to impact Taiwan this week could bring snow to the mountains in the north at the start of the Lunar New Year. The Central Weather Administra...

Cold and wet conditions forecast for north Taiwan leading up to Lunar New Year's Eve

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — There will be colder and wetter weather in the days leading up to the Lunar New Year, according to the Central Weather Administration (CWA). The CWA said the northeast ...

Taiwan Taoyuan Airport cancels 2 flights due to dense fog

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Dense fog led to the cancellation of two flights from Tokyo’s Narita Airport—Jetstar and Peach Airlines—scheduled to arrive at 1:20 a.m. and 1:25 a.m. on...

New cold front coming to Taiwan next week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A meteorologist recommended the public make the most of the current warm spell by doing spring cleaning as another cold front is forecast to arrive next Wednesday (Feb. 7)...

Magnitude 5.2 earthquake strikes eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 5.2 earthquake rocked east Taiwan at 2:11 a.m. on Monday (Jan. 29), according to the Central Weather Administration (CWA). The epicenter of the temblor was ...