Cold surge to send mercury plunging in Taiwan to 7 degrees C

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A cold air surge, which is set to blow south into Taiwan on Sunday (Feb. 16), will cause temperatures to plunge to as low as 7 degrees Celsius by Tuesday (Feb. 18) in much...

Mercury rises slightly in Taiwan as cold front weakens

Temperatures across Taiwan will rise slightly Monday as a cold front begins to dissipate, with clear to sunny skies seen across most of the country, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). D...

Cold front coming for N. Taiwan

The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued cold temperature warnings for five cities and counties, as northern Taiwan is expected to face a strong continental cold front until Monday. A yellow col...

Photo of the Day: Snow on Taiwan's Chiaming Lake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After Taiwan saw frigid temperatures over the weekend, a hiker captured the rare sight of snow on Chiaming Lake (嘉明湖). A punishing cold front brought snow to Taiwan'...

Record snowfall on Taiwan’s Yushan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A punishing cold front has seen record snowfall on Taiwan’s highest peak of Yushan (玉山), and an “orange” cold alert issued for the counties of Hsinchu, M...

Temperatures dip to 2.9 degrees C in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Temperatures in northern and central Taiwan plummeted to as low as 2.9 degrees Celsius early Friday (Jan. 31) under the influence of the first cold front of the season. ...

New cold front could put damper on Lunar New Year holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the mercury dipped to 10 degrees Celsius this morning (Jan. 20), the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) predicts that a new cold front will bring cold, wet weather starting a...

Cold surge advisory issued in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As a continental cold air mass blasts into Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued a cold surge advisory today (Jan. 17) for parts of northern Taiwan, where the me...

Mercury could drop to 10 degrees C in N. Taiwan, snow falling in mountains

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued a cold surge advisory for parts of northern Taiwan, as the mercury could dip to as low as 10 degrees Celsius, and snow has begu...

3 dead as suspected twisters, other storms batter the South

ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) — A daylong swarm of tornadoes that left a trail of destruction across the Southeast killed three people, injured a dozen more and left victims to bundle up against the cold as th...

Homes, church damaged as apparent twister hits Louisiana

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Strong storms left a trail of splintered trees and downed power lines Monday, damaging homes and a church in Louisiana as forecasters issued tornado warnings in several states ...

2nd cold air mass to blast Taiwan Friday, snow possible in mountains

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The second cold air mass of the winter is expected to blast into Taiwan on Friday (Dec. 6), possibly bringing snowfall to mountains of 3,000 meters or higher, according to...

Northern Taiwan to see mercury drop to 12 degrees C tonight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Due to the arrival of the first cold air mass of the winter, much of Taiwan could see the mercury plunge to 12 degrees Celsius tonight (Dec. 2). As a continental cold a...

The Latest: Chicago, Denver flights delayed by winter storm

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on a powerful holiday weekend storm (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Airlines at Chicago’s two major international airports are reporting aver...

Wintry weather bedevils holiday weekend travelers around US

Wintry weather bedeviled Thanksgiving weekend travelers across the United States Saturday as a powerful and dangerous storm moved eastward, dumping heavy snow from parts of California to the northern ...