Taiwan's heatwave will continue until Sunday, afternoon thunderstorms to roll in

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former CWB weather forecast center director Daniel Wu (吳德榮) said on Monday (June 22) that hot, sunny weather will continue until this Sunday (June 28), but warned of highe...

Heavy rain warning issued for 16 cities, counties across Taiwan

The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) on Sunday evening issued a heavy rain advisory for 16 cities and counties across Taiwan, as a plum rain front approached the country. With the arrival of the front,...

More rainfall forecast for Taiwan this week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will once again see heavy rains from Tuesday to Thursday (May 26-28), as the plum rain front that has brought much-needed water to reservoirs across Taiwan begins t...

CWB issues heavy rain warning as plum rain front approaches

The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued a heavy rain advisory Monday (May 18) for 10 cities and counties in regions north of Yunlin County, as a monsoon rain front approached Taiwan. Heavy downpour...

Temperatures in Taiwan to rise Friday as northeasterly winds weaken

Temperatures in Taiwan are expected to rise by about 3 degrees Celsius on Friday, as a northeasterly wind system weakens, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). Daytime temperatures in nort...

Occasional showers, cool weather forecast for N. and E. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A weak cold front and rain system moving in from southern China are expected to bring wet weather starting Wednesday (March 18), according to the Central Weather Bureau (C...

Taiwan could get snowy this week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s high mountain areas, 3,000 meters above sea level, might get the first snow of the year on Thursday (Dec. 5) and Friday. The first continental cold air m...

Mercury to dip down to 16 degrees C in northern Taiwan today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As a northeast monsoon buffets Taiwan, rain is predicted to pelt the northern part of the island while the mercury is expected to drop to as low as 16 degrees Celsius toda...

Rain expected across most of Taiwan on Sunday

TAIPEI (CNA) -- A new plum rain front approaching Taiwan is forecast to bring rainfall across most of the country Sunday, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). Northern, central and southe...

The Latest: Sri Lanka win toss, bowling first vs Australia

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Day 17 of the Cricket World Cup (all times local): 10:05 a.m. Sri Lanka won the toss and chose to bowl first against Australia on a fres...

CWC doubleheader: SLanka vs Aussies, Proteas vs Afghanistan

LONDON (AP) — Sri Lanka and Australia meet in a one-day international for the first time in three years in the Cricket World Cup on Saturday. Meanwhile, South Africa and Afghanistan ...

High temperature warning issued for 5 areas in Taiwan

Hot weather is expected to dominate much of Taiwan Thursday, with five municipalities forecast to experience temperatures of over 36 degrees Celsius, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). ...

Snow could fall on 3 of Taiwan's peaks this weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a continental cold air mass arrives tonight, there is a "high probability of snowfall" on three of Taiwan's mountains over this weekend, according to Central W...

Tropical Storm Wutip could become typhoon tomorrow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tropical Storm Wutip (蝴蝶), the second tropical storm of the year, is expected to reach typhoon strength before passing to the south of Guam tomorrow (Feb. 21), but its future i...

Temperatures to hit 30 degrees in Taiwan on Feb. 3

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Temperatures will rise to around 30 degrees Celsius across Taiwan on Sunday, Feb. 3, with weather conditions forecast as cloudy to sunny, according to the Central Weather ...