Taiwan to adopt color-coded alert system for cold weather

Starting November, a user friendly color-coded alert system will be introduced to warn of low temperatures across Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Friday. There will be yellow, orange ...

Floods expose threat to military posed by climate change

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. (AP) — The Missouri River floodwater surging on to the air base housing the U.S. military's Strategic Command overwhelmed round-the-clock sandbagging by airmen and others. ...

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...

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...

Russians take to social media to celebrate the cold spell

MOSCOW (AP) — Residents of Russia's Urals and Siberia, where temperatures recently plunged to minus 40 degrees Fahrenheit (Celsius) have taken to social media to celebrate the cold. ...

Temperatures could dip below 10 degrees in Northern Taiwan by Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Another cold snap arrives this week and is expected to send temperatures down to below 10 degrees Celsius in northern Taiwan on Sunday, according to the Central Weather Bureau ...

Man dies in cold spell in Serbia; schools close in Bosnia

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A man reportedly has frozen to death in Serbia as a cold spell throughout the Balkans slowed down traffic and closed down schools in some areas. Serbian state...

Northern Taiwan to see low temperature of 12 degrees for next 2 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A cold air mass will cause the mercury in northern Taiwan to dip down to 12 degrees Celsius for the next two days, before weakening on Wednesday (Dec. 19) and giving way to sun...

Mercury in N. Taiwan to plunge down 11 degrees by Monday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- While a northeast monsoon is bringing cold and wet weather to northern Taiwan today, a new cold air wave will cause the mercury to plummet down to 11 degrees Celsius by Monday,...

Apparent temperature to dip to 12 degrees in Taiwan by Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a northeastern monsoon continues to impact Taiwan, the mercury in northern Taiwan will dip to 14 degrees Celsius, but the apparent temperature will drop to 13 degrees and an...

Temperature to drop to 14 degrees in N. Taiwan tomorrow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A strong northeast monsoon arriving this afternoon will cause the mercury in northern Taiwan to dip as low as 14 degrees Celsius for two days, starting tomorrow, while another ...

Mercury to drop to 14 degrees in N. Taiwan by Wednesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued a heavy rain advisory for four cities and counties in northern Taiwan today and temperatures are expected to dip down as low as 14 d...

Temperature in Taiwan to drop 8 degrees by Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Though Taiwan will see balmy weather during the week, a new weather front which arrives on Saturday will cause high temperatures to drop by as much as 8 degrees Celsius by Sund...

Wet and cold weather to stay in Taiwan till Sunday night

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — According to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB), following slight drizzles from the daytime, cold and rainy weather can be expected tonight in the country. Significantly ...