Photo of the Day: Snow on Taiwan's Chiaming Lake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After Taiwan saw frigid temperatures over the weekend, a hiker captured the rare sight of snow on Chiaming Lake (嘉明湖). A punishing cold front brought snow to Taiwan'...

Yushan receives first snowfall this winter

Taiwan's highest peak, Yushan, on Friday (Dec. 20) received its first snowfall this winter, with the arrival of the latest seasonal northeasterly winds, which brought abundant moisture to the coun...

Snow on Taiwan's mountains likely on Thursday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As a cold air mass blasts into Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) predicts that snowfall is likely on mountains over 3,000 meters in elevation, including Hehuanshan ...

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...

Taiwan’s Yushan expected to see first snow deep into the night

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Yushan (Mount Jade, 玉山) could see the first snowfall of the season late Wednesday night or early next morning if conditions are right, forecast Meteorologis...

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 on Taiwan's Yushan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the first cold surge of the winter strikes Taiwan and a day after Xueshan and Hehuanshan saw the first snowfall of 2018, snow accumulation is also now being reported on Yush...

Snow possible in higher elevations of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Moisture from the outer bands of Tropical Storm Kai Tak will combine with the remnants of the current air mass over Taiwan to increase the likelihood of snow in elevated areas ...

First snow of winter falls on Taiwan's Yushan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) reports that Taiwan's Yushan saw the first official snowfall of the winter as well as the first measurable accumulation. The CWB report...

Taiwan's Yushan sees second snowfall in March

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) Taiwan's tallest peak, saw snow again for the second time this month on Sunday, thanks to the cold air mass that blew in over the weekend, according to the Central Weather Bur...

Approaching cold front to bring first snow of winter

Temperatures in northern Taiwan are expected to dip to as low as 12 degrees Celsius in the coming days as a cold front approaches the country Tuesday and may bring the first snow of the winter seas...