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Spain: Cold snap plummets temperatures to lowest in 20 years

MADRID (AP) — Much of Spain is struggling to return to normality three days after a 30-hour-long record snowfall that was then hardened by record-low temperatures, turning streets and roads into dange...

Cold wave to bring more snow to Taiwan today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Moisture combined with frigid temperatures from a second cold wave means that snow is likely in mountainous areas of northern and central Taiwan today (Jan. 11). As a c...

Another cold air mass forecast to hit Taiwan on Monday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Meteorologist Daniel Wu (吳德榮) said Sunday (Jan. 10) that the 3.4 degrees Celsius recorded in Gongguan Township, Miaoli County at 6:23 a.m. was the lowest temperature recor...

Mercury to rise slightly in Taiwan as cold wave recedes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Meteorologist Daniel Wu (吳德榮) has predicted temperatures across Taiwan will rise slightly from Sunday (Jan. 10) as the ongoing cold spell eases. The current cold wave, ...

Storm ‘Filomena’ blankets most of Spain with snow

MADRID (AP) — Spain was on high alert Friday as a cold snap covered much of the country with snow disrupting road, sea and air traffic, while authorities warned that worse might be in store over the w...

Apparent temperature in New Taipei to dip to zero tonight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The apparent temperature could drop to 0 degrees Celsius in New Taipei City tonight (Jan. 7) and -1 in Hsinchu on Friday (Jan. 8) with the arrival of a cold wave. The C...

Mercury to drop below 6 degrees as cold wave hits Taiwan on Jan. 7

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued a cold surge advisory for 14 counties and cities as a wintry wave is poised to strike Taiwan on Thursday (Jan. 7), causing the ...

Apparent temperature in Taipei to drop to 3 degrees on Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A cold wave expected to arrive in Taiwan on Thursday (Jan. 7) will send temperatures plunging to between 7 and 10 degrees Celsius Friday and Saturday (Jan. 8-9), with the ...

Taiwan's mountains could see snow over next few days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Meteorologist Daniel Wu (吳德榮) predicted partly sunny conditions for the Greater Taipei Area, stable and sunny conditions for the region south of Taoyuan, and a chance of b...

Most of Taiwan's Taipingshan closed to visitors on New Year's Eve after 2 p.m.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the first cold snap of the season has arrived in Taiwan, the Luodong Forest District Office said Wednesday (Dec. 30) that most of the Taipingshan National Forest Recrea...

Snow possible on Taipei's Yangmingshan as cold wave arrives

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With a cold wave starting to arrive in Taiwan, temperatures are expected to drop by 15 degrees Celsius by New Year's Eve, and snow is possible in mountainous areas, in...

CWB warns mercury to drop below 6 degrees in Taiwan on Wednesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued a cold surge advisory for Taiwan, including an orange signal for temperatures below 6 degrees Celsius in 16 counties and cities...

Mercury could drop to 5 degrees in northern Taiwan on New Year's Eve

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A cold wave expected to arrive Wednesday (Dec. 30) is likely to cause the temperature to drop to as low as 5 degrees Celsius in northern Taiwan by New year's Eve. M...

Mercury to dip down to 12 degrees tonight in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Meteorologist Daniel Wu (吳德榮) said that due to the effects of a northeast monsoon, the temperature in Taiwan could drop down to 12 degrees Celsius tonight (Dec. 14), with ...

Temperatures across Taiwan forecast to plummet Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Northeasterly winds will begin to weaken Wednesday, but starting Sunday, temperatures around the nation will plummet, possibly to their lowest point so far this winter, sa...