Taiwan's heatwave will continue until Sunday, afternoon thunderstorms to roll in

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former CWB weather forecast center director Daniel Wu (吳德榮) said on Monday (June 22) that hot, sunny weather will continue until this Sunday (June 28), but warned of highe...

'Disastrous' rain hammering southern, central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau (CWB) today (May 22) issued heavy to torrential rain advisories for 20 out of Taiwan's 22 cities and counties, while school and off...

Meteorologist warns of 'disastrous' rainfall in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Meteorologist Daniel Wu (吳德榮) on Wednesday (May 20) warned of increased chances of “disastrous” rainfall in Taiwan starting Thursday and continuing until Satur...

Scattered showers forecast for north and east Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — It will be sunny and hot on Friday, but the arrival of a weather front on Friday evening (March 27) is expected to bring rain to the north and east of Taiwan, according to...

Occasional showers, cool weather forecast for N. and E. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A weak cold front and rain system moving in from southern China are expected to bring wet weather starting Wednesday (March 18), according to the Central Weather Bureau (C...

Fine weather forecast for Taiwan to Tuesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has forecast a three-day period of cloudy to sunny weather starting from Sunday (Feb. 23), according to CNA. The bureau said...

CWB issues red pollution alert in Kaohsiung, dense fog warning in W. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A red air pollution alert has been issued in Kaohsiung today (Jan. 7), and 31 weather stations have issued orange warnings, while the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issu...

Unseasonably mild weather forecast for Taiwan until end of year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The unseasonably warm weather is set to last until the end of the year, though occasional precipitation is likely to occur between Thursday (Dec. 19) and Friday (Dec. 20) ...

Georgetown wins NCAA title, beating Virginia on penalty kick

CARY, N.C. (AP) — Georgetown goalkeeper Tomas Romero stopped Virginia's Axel Gunnarsson in the seventh round of penalty kicks to give the Hoyas their first NCAA men’s soccer championship Sunday night....

Balmy weather forecast for Taiwan over weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A balmy 30 degrees Celsius is forecast for most of Taiwan from Friday (Dec. 13) through Monday (Dec. 16) after the arrival of another cold wave on Wednesday (Dec. 11). ...

Tropical Storm Fung-Wong to bring wind, rain to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tropical Storm Fung-Wong (鳳凰, Phoenix) has shifted its course north towards the waters off the coast of eastern Taiwan and is expected to bring rain to the northern and ea...

Tropical cyclone could bring rain to Taiwan by weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A tropical depression brewing in the Western Pacific appears to be bound for the northern Philippines and could bring rain to Taiwan over the weekend. A tropical depres...

New typhoon could put damper on Taiwan's National Day break

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A tropical disturbance that has formed in the Western Pacific could intensify next week into Typhoon Hagibis (哈吉貝), the 19th tropical storm of the year, possibly putting a...

Northeasterly winds to bring 5 days of rain to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) predicts that moist northeast winds will bring rain to Taiwan for five days, starting on Thursday (Sept. 26), while Tropical Storm Mitag (...

Tropical Storm Tapah to dump rain on Taiwan for two days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tropical Storm Tapah (塔巴) is expected to bring rain to all of Taiwan from Friday to Saturday (Sept. 20 to 21) as it barrels past the country. On Thursday, a tropical de...