Parts of Germany see sprinkling of late-season snow

BERLIN (AP) — Parts of Germany have experienced a sprinkling of snow just weeks before the meteorological start of summer. A thin layer of snow greeted residents of central Germany's...

Mercury could drop by 10 degrees tonight in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Temperatures in northern Taiwan are expected to plummet today by up to 10 degrees Celsius, as a weather front arrives and a northeast monsoon strengthens, according to the Cent...

Mercury in Taiwan could drop to 13 degrees over weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Although Taiwan will see balmy weather today, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) predicts that temperatures could dip down to 13 degrees Celsius over the weekend as a weather fro...

Northern Taiwan temperatures forecast to reach 30 degrees Celsius

The mercury is forecast to climb to 30 degrees Celsius in northern Taiwan by March 21, before the northeasterly monsoon increases, bringing temperatures down, the Central Weather Bureau forecast Sunda...

Taiwan's Yushan sees 3.5 cm of fresh snow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A total of 3.5 centimeters of snow fell on Yushan, Taiwan's tallest peak, early this morning, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). Due to a combination of frig...

Cold front could bring snow to Taiwan's mountains this week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A continental cold air mass which has arrived in Taiwan is expected to bring cold, wet weather to northern Taiwan and snow to the country's mountains over the next three da...

Temperatures to drop 15 degrees Celsius in Taiwan after a sunny Tuesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Temperatures in northern Taiwan are set to plunge by 15 degrees Celsius to 12 degrees Celsius late on Thursday under the influence of a front, according to a weather expert, an...

Temperature forecast to drop to 12 degrees in Taiwan Wednesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A continental cold mass will arrive in Taiwan on Wednesday (Mar. 6) to bring cold and wet weather to Taiwan for three days, with low temperatures forecast to dip down to 1...

Snow could fall on 3 of Taiwan's peaks this weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a continental cold air mass arrives tonight, there is a "high probability of snowfall" on three of Taiwan's mountains over this weekend, according to Central W...

Cold air mass to bring mercury down to 12 degrees in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A continental cold air mass will descend upon Taiwan tomorrow (Feb. 22) bringing temperatures down to as low as 12 degrees Celsius by Saturday. Meteorologist Daniel Wu (吳德榮)...

Temperatures to hit 30 degrees in Taiwan on Feb. 3

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Temperatures will rise to around 30 degrees Celsius across Taiwan on Sunday, Feb. 3, with weather conditions forecast as cloudy to sunny, according to the Central Weather ...

Temperatures across Taiwan to drop today, 2nd cold front to arrive over Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Due to the affects of a continental cold air mass, temperatures across Taiwan will be colder today, with lows in northern Taiwan to dip down to 13 degrees Celsius, according to...

Taiwan set for cold start to the week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is set for a cold start to the week, with a strong continental air mass expected to reduce temperatures from Jan. 21 to Jan. 23, reported CNA. The temperature co...

Philippines: Cyclone Usman kills dozens

Rescue teams in the Philippines on Sunday searched for dozens of missing residents after Cyclone Usman swept through the Southeast Asian archipelago, leaving 22 people dead. The tropical storm brough...

Average mercury for December in Taiwan highest since 1897

Taipei, Dec. 28 (CNA) The average mercury so far for December hit the highest level for this month since 1897, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Friday. In a news conference, Lu Kuo-chen (呂國臣),...