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Taipei, New Taipei, Keelung, Yilan, Hualien, Taitung announce office, school closures ahead of Typhoon Chanthu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As a land warning for Super Typhoon Chanthu was issued by the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) at 5:30 p.m. Friday night (Sept. 10) and with the eye of the storm just 210 kilo...

Update: Weather bureau expands land warning to 17 cities, counties in Taiwan

Update: 09/11 12:42 p.m. The CWB has expanded its land warning for Super Typhoon Chanthu to a total of 17 counties and cities now, including Nantou County, Chiayi County, Chiayi City, Yilan County,...

Taiwan issues land warning for Super Typhoon Chanthu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) at 5:30 p.m. on Friday (Sept. 10) evening issued a land warning for Super Typhoon Chanthu (璨樹), just 12 hours after it issued a sea warnin...

Vegetable prices skyrocket as Super Typhoon Chanthu bears down on Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — For the second time in as many months, extreme weather is playing havoc with Taiwan's vegetable prices as Super Typhoon Chanthu (璨樹) whirls closer. The average ...

Taiwan issues sea warning for Super Typhoon Chanthu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) at 5:30 a.m. Friday morning (Sept. 10) issued a sea warning for Super Typhoon Chanthu (璨樹), and it is likely to issue a land warning in th...

Super Typhoon Chanthu now on collision course with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The trajectory of Super Typhoon Chanthu (璨樹) shifted north this afternoon (Sept. 9), now putting it on a direct collision course with Taiwan, with the Central Weather Bure...

Tropical Storm Lupit to bring rain to Taiwan Aug. 5-7

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) says that although Tropical Storm Lupit (盧碧) appears to be taking a turn towards China, its periphery will likely bring rain to Taiwan fro...

Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau issues sea warning for Tropical Storm Lupit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) this afternoon (Aug. 4) issued a sea warning for Tropical Storm Lupit (盧碧), with a land warning possible during the second half of Thursda...

Fast-moving tropical depression to impact southern Taiwan tonight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A fast-moving tropical storm is poised to impact Taiwan as soon as this evening (July 5) and could intensify into a tropical storm. According to the Central Weather Bur...

Tropical Storm Atsani causes air, sea travel disruptions near Taiwan

Air and sea travel in some areas of Taiwan was disrupted Friday (Nov. 6), as Tropical Storm Atsani swirled closer to the southern coast of the country, bringing strong wind gusts and heavy rain, accor...

Taiwan extends typhoon land warning for Atsani to Kaohsiung, Tainan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) today (Nov. 6) extended its typhoon land warning for Tropical Storm Atsani to Kaoshiung and Tainan. The CWB at 8:30 p.m. on Thursday ev...

Magnitude 5.4 earthquake jars eastern Taiwan as Atsani approaches

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 5.4 earthquake jolted eastern Taiwan at 9:40 a.m. Friday morning (Nov. 6), according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). The epicenter of the temblor was 1...

Magnitude 5.4 earthquake rocks southeast Taiwan as Atsani nears

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A magnitude 5.4 earthquake jolted southeast Taiwan at 2:36 a.m. Friday morning (Nov. 6), according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). The epicenter of the temblor was...

Update: Taiwan issues typhoon land warning for Atsani

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) today (Nov. 5) has issued sea and land typhoon warnings for Tropical Storm Atsani as it is expected to come closest to the country on Frid...

Taiwan could issue sea warning for Tropical Storm Atsani

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) forecasts that Tropical Storm Atsani will come closest to Taiwan on Friday (Nov. 6) and may warrant a sea warning. As of 2 a.m. on Wedn...