Tropical depression forms in Western Pacific

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) announced at 2 a.m. this morning that a tropical storm has formed in the Western Pacific to the south of Guam, but more monitoring will be need...

Tropical depression 'Butterfly' forming east of the Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has reported that a potential typhoon may be forming just east of the Philippines, with a possible northward trajectory. The depression...

Taiwan to donate US$200,000 to Philippines for its recovery from Usman storm

TAIPEI (Taiwan) — The central Philippines was hit by a tropical depression named Usman at the end of last year, killing more than 100 people and forcing hundreds and thousands of local residents...

Cold wave to push mercury down to 11 degrees in N. Taiwan, snow possible over New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The last cold wave of the year is pushing south and will cause the mercury to steadily drop until reaching as low as 11 degrees Celsius by this weekend and snow could start fal...

N. Taiwan to see low of 17 degrees Celsius by Wednesday as northeasterly winds howl

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Northern and central Taiwan will see wetter and cooler weather this week as a southern cloud system arrives and northeasterly winds strengthen, with low temperatures dipping do...

Monsoon brings cold, wet weather, 2 tropical storms could later impact Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan is currently feeling the impact of a northeastern monsoon, which will bring cool wind and rain through election day, while Tropical Storm Man-Yi (萬宜) has tilted toward T...

Weather to become cooler, wetter in Taiwan tonight, Tropical Storm Man-Yi strengthens

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Balmy weather today will give way to colder, wetter conditions as a northeastern monsoon arrives this evening, while a tropical depression over the Philippines and a tropical s...

Tropical depressions likely to become typhoons but not hit Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two tropical depressions in the west Pacific Ocean are likely to intensify to form into typhoons in the coming days, but are not expected to pose a direct risk to Taiwan, ...

Landslides kill 13, leave 4 missing in south central Vietnam

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Landslides due to rains from a tropical storm have killed 13 people and left four others missing in south-central Vietnam. A disaster official in Khanh Hoa prov...

Remnants of Typhoon Yutu to bring rain to northern Taiwan for next 2 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As Tropical Storm Yutu (玉兔, Jade Rabbit) begins to peter out, its remnants will continue to bring rain to northern and eastern Taiwan through Saturday, according to the Ce...

Tropical Storm Yutu forms in Pacific, conditions ripe for growth into typhoon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A tropical depression east of Guam intensified this morning into Tropical Storm Yutu and conditions are ripe for it to form into a typhoon, however as it is expected ...

Hurricane Michael slams into Florida, charges into Southeast

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle with terrifying winds of 155 mph Wednesday, splintering homes and submerging neighborhoods before continuing its des...

The Latest: Michael strengthens to a Category 4 hurricane

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Michael (all times local): 2:10 a.m. The National Hurricane Center says Michael has become an extremely dangerous C...

Florida Panhandle braces for 1st major hurricane in years

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Michael roared down on the Florida Panhandle as a fast-strengthening major hurricane, gaining so much in unexpected fury that forecasters predicted it would become a Category ...

The Latest: Depression upgraded to Tropical Storm Michael

MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Michael (all times local): 1:15 p.m. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says newly named Tropical Storm Michael could stre...