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Forest park in southern Taiwan reopens after decade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Tengjhih National Forest Recreation Area (藤枝國家森林遊樂區) in southern Taiwan will reopen to the public on May 7 after over a decade's hiatus. The tourist attraction ...

Mercury to drop 10 degrees in northern Taiwan, tropical storm could form Wednesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A weather front is expected to send temperatures dropping by 10 degrees Celsius on Wednesday (April 14), while a tropical storm could take shape near Guam that same day. ...

Cool, cloudy weather expected in northern Taiwan over weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Cool weather with cloudy skies will persist across northern Taiwan today (March 13) and tomorrow before the mercury begins to rise on Monday. According to the Central W...

Northeasterly winds bring cooler temperatures to northern Taiwan

Northern Taiwan can expect lower temperatures and rain Friday (Nov. 27) due to the arrival of a northeasterly wind system, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). Daytime highs in the region...

Cool weather forecast for northern Taiwan during Double Ten Day holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said on Wednesday (Oct. 7) that cool weather is forecast for northern Taiwan during the Double Ten Day holiday, while high temperatures in...

1,000 people have completed Taipei Grand Hike so far this year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — More than 1,000 people have completed the Taipei Grand Trail hike so far in 2020, taking part in an activity that will run until the end of the year. Taipei City’...

Temperatures to drop 8-10 degrees in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The weather in northern Taiwan is forecast to turn cool and wet on Monday (Oct. 5) due to strengthening seasonal northeasterly winds, according to the Central Weather Bure...

Cool, wet weather to continue Monday in northern Taiwan: CWB

Northeasterly winds and a cloud system are expected to continue to bring moisture and cool weather to northern Taiwan Monday, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). Early morning temperatur...

The Latest: Americans Isner, Korda to meet at French Open

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 3:30 p.m. Sebastian Korda, a qualifier whose father, Petr, won the 1998 Australi...

The Latest: Goffin and Sinner begin main draw at French Open

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the opening day at the French Open: ___ Postponed and its crowds nearly all driven away, the French Open is finally underway, defying bot...

Cool, wet weather to continue across Taiwan through weekend

Northeasterly winds are expected to continue throughout the weekend, keeping temperatures cool and bringing occasional rain to much of Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Saturday (Sept. 26)...

Almost 500 pilot whales stranded on Australian island state

HOBART, Australia (AP) — More pilot whales were found stranded on an Australian coast Wednesday, raising the total to almost 500 in the largest mass stranding ever recorded in the island state of Tasm...

Cool and rainy weather expected across Taiwan this week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Temperatures in northern and northeastern Taiwan dropped on Wednesday morning (April 22) under the influence of a northeasterly draft. Cool and rainy weather is expecte...

Wet, cool weather forecast for northern Taiwan

Cool weather with intermittent showers can be expected in parts of northern and northeastern Taiwan throughout Sunday (April 5), as the nation continues to be under the influence of northeasterly wind...

Front expected to bring down temperatures across Taiwan Saturday

A weather front expected to pass through Taiwan and strengthening northeasterly winds will send temperatures across Taiwan down noticeably on Saturday, according to the Central Weather Bureau. Dayt...