New weather front brings fresh snow to Taiwan's Yushan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a moist weather front arrived in Taiwan yesterday (March 15), the mercury on Yushan dropped to minus 1 degrees Celsius and the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) reported snow fal...

Continental cold air mass to send mercury plunging next week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- While a weather front will bring rain tonight and a monsoon will bring cooler temperatures tomorrow, a continental cold air mass could arrive by Wednesday of next week, bringin...

Snow falls on Taiwan's Hehuanshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a continental cold air mass blasted into Taiwan yesterday (March 9), snow began falling on Hehuanshan (合歡山) last night, and by this morning an accumulation of 6 cm of snow h...

Cold surge advisory in effect for 15 cities and counties in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a continental cold air mass is expected to blast into Taiwan today (March 8), a cold surge advisory has been issued for 15 of Taiwan's 22 counties and cities by the Cent...

Snow falls on Taiwan's Yushan as cold surge arrives

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a continental cold air mass is poised to strike Taiwan today, snow accumulation has already been reported on Yushan this morning (March 8) of 3 cm and counting, according to...

Taiwan to see balmy Lunar New Year holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The first day of the Lunar New Year in 2018 falls on Friday, February 16. After a cold start to the week, Taiwan’s Central Weather Bureau (CWB) predicts a lot of sunshine ...

Cold surge could send mercury down to 4 degrees Celsius in Taiwan: JWC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After days of cold weather brought on by the country’s second-longest cold snap this century, the Japan Weather Association (JWA) said Taiwan is set to embrace 4 deg...

Snow falls in New Taipei's Wulai District

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Snow has been reported falling in New Taipei City's Wulai District today (Feb. 5) with traffic controls implemented for those wishing to drive to the area, reported Xindian...

6 centimeters of snow falls on Taipei's Yangmingshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Over six centimeters of snow has accumulated on Taipei's Yangmingshan this morning (Feb. 5), the first time snow has been seen on the mountain in almost exactly two years, ...

Snow seen falling on Taipei's Yangmingshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Snow was spotted falling on Taipei's Yangmingshan weather station at 6 a.m. this morning (Feb. 5), the first time snow has fallen on the mountain in two years, reported the...

Photo of the Day: Snowman in Shei-Pa National Park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A day after 30 centimeters of snow fell on Xueshan, a photo of a snowman is captured today (Feb. 2) at Shei-Pa National Park. As a the strongest cold surge of the winter is...

Strongest cold surge of winter set to drop mercury to 6 degrees in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The strongest cold surge of the winter is set to batter Taiwan from Saturday through Tuesday, bringing the temperature down to 6 degrees Celsius across the nation, said Central...

Taiwan's Yushan sees 10 cm of fresh snow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a powerful cold wave blasts through Taiwan, the nation's tallest peak, Yushan, saw 10 centimeters of fresh snow, while an even more powerful cold surge is poised to brin...

Taipei's Yangmingshan might see snow this weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the strongest cold surge of the winter is poised to strike Taiwan, Taipei's Yangminshan could see its first snowfall in two years, reported UDN. A new cold surge tha...

Cold wave kills 53 in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the latest cold wave blasts Taiwan causing temperatures to plummet to 10 to 12 degrees Celsius in all parts north of Tainan, 53 people have lost their lives to the bitter co...