Sea warning for Typhoon Vongfong lifted, heavy rains expected from Tuesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) lifted a sea warning for Typhoon Vongfong on Sunday (May 17), as it continued to weaken, and downgraded it to a tropical storm. A plum ...

Taiwan issues sea warnings for Typhoon Vongfong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau issued sea warnings at 11:30 a.m. Saturday (May 16) as Typhoon Vongfong left the Philippines and headed into the Bashi Channel. At the time, ...

Taiwan to feel effects of Typhoon Vongfong Saturday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The periphery of the first typhoon of the year, which is currently battering the Philippines, is expected to reach Taiwan on Saturday (May 16), bringing rain and big waves...

Potential 1st typhoon of 2020 to brush Taiwan this weekend: CWB

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A tropical depression formed Monday (May 11) near the Philippines is expected to become the first typhoon of the year in Taiwan, bringing rain to some parts of the island ...

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...

Taiwan might issue sea warnings Sunday as Tropical Storm Mitag forms

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Central Weather Bureau might issue sea warnings during the weekend as Mitag became the 18th tropical storm of the season early Saturday (September 28). The storm fo...

Typhoon Lingling brings rain to SW Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the periphery of Typhoon Lingling (玲玲) starts to lash Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued a heavy rain alert for five counties and cities, while a tropical d...

Taiwan lifts land warning for Typhoon Lekima

Taipei (CNA) - The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) lifted its land warning for Typhoon Lekima on Friday evening but warned that the southwesterly winds it has drawn could bring heavy rainfall to central ...

Taiwan's CWB expands land warning for Typhoon Lekima

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As Typhoon Lekima approaches Taiwan from the southeast, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has expanded the scope of its land warning for the storm. At 8:30 a.m. this morning ...

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...

NASA finds strong storms circling Typhoon Lekima's center as it nears Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A NASA satellite on Tuesday (Aug. 6) spotted a ring of strong thunderstorms around the center of Typhoon Lekima's circulation. As NASA's Aqua satellite passed over t...

Typhoon Lekima to begin affecting N. Taiwan tomorrow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tropical Storm Lekima, the ninth tropical storm this year, was upgraded to a typhoon last night and is currently on a path to impact northeastern and northern Taiwan, with a se...

Heavy rain alert issued in 15 counties, cities as Tropical Storm Danas dances around Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tropical Storm Danas has shifted east and no longer poses a direct threat to Taiwan, but a heavy rain alert has been issued for 15 counties and cities as its periphery lashes t...

Tropical Storm Danas spawns evil 'twin' that could menace Taiwan soon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Just as Taiwan braces for impact from Tropical Storm Danas, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) warns that a "twin" storm that broke off from it could form a tropical st...