Rescue chopper unable to reach bodies on Himalayan mountain

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian officials on Wednesday were reconsidering a plan to retrieve five bodies believed to be members of a team of international climbers that went missing on a notoriously dangerous...

Snow falls on Taiwan's Yushan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's tallest peak, Yushan, saw 1 centimeter of snow early this morning, while Xueshan and Hehuanshan could soon also see snow accumulation, announced the Central Weathe...

Taiwan's Xueshan sees 10 cm of snow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a continental cold air mass blasted into Taiwan from China, Taiwan's second tallest peak Xueshan saw 10 centimeters of snow yesterday (Feb. 24), while Yushan and Hehuans...

Snow likely on 4 of Taiwan's mountains tonight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a continental cold air mass blasts south into Taiwan, temperatures have dropped to as low as 10.8 degrees Celsius in northern Taiwan and snow in four of Taiwan's tallest...

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...

Snow in Vegas! 1st measurable since record keeping started

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas is getting a rare taste of real winter weather, with significant snowfall across the metro area in the first event of its kind since record keeping started back in 1937. ...

Snow a no-show: Yushan set to break record for latest snow in 66 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Despite a forecast yesterday by the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) that snow would fall on Yushan on Wednesday (Jan. 16) evening or Thursday morning, only rime was spotted, and i...

Storm system spawns tornado in Arkansas, blizzards in Plains

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A potent spring storm system that's expected to persist through the weekend raked across the Midwest, spawning at least one tornado in Arkansas as blizzard conditions blanketed much...

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...

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...

The Latest: Late winter storm packing rain, snow, high winds

BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a major late-winter storm pounding the East Coast (all times local): 7:30 a.m. The powerful coastal storm moving along the East Coast is...

Residents of central Taiwan enthralled by rare view of snow-capped mountain

TAIPEI (CNA) -- The unusually warm winter weather and clear skies across Taiwan on Thursday gave Chiayi residents a rare view of Jade Mountain capped with snow, a scene they have been photographing an...

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...

Photo of the Day: Snowman on Taipei's Yangmingshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After over six centimeters of snow has fallen on Yangmingshan in Taipei's Beitou District, the first snow in the area in two years, several snowmen have started to appear. ...

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, ...