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...

Typhoon Yutu buries 31 in Philippine landslide, now winding its way toward Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Typhoon Yutu, which has been downgraded to a tropical storm, but is expected to strengthen into a typhoon again, has killed six people in the Philippines and is now spiraling o...

Typhoon Kong-Rey to come closest to Taiwan early Fri.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) today predicts that Typhoon Kong-Rey will come closest to Taiwan in the early hours of tomorrow morning, likely bringing heavy rain and powerfu...

Super Typhoon Kong-Rey to bring heavy rain to northern Taiwan tomorrow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau says that Super Typhoon Kong-Rey looks as though it will curve toward Japan and South Korea, but it is still expected to bring powerful winds and hea...

Kong-Rey upgraded to super typhoon, set to come closest to Taiwan on Fri.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Kong-Rey has been upgraded to a super typhoon and is set to come closest to Taiwan on Oct. 5, according to the latest projection by the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). Drawing...

Typhoon Kong-Rey has better chance of striking Taiwan: meteorologist 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Based on its current movements, Typhoon Kong-Rey is likely to come closest to Taiwan by Friday and could more directly impact the country than its predecessor Typhoon Trami, ac...

Typhoon Trami to bring heavy rain to northern Taiwan for next 2 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the periphery of Typhoon Trami begins to approach Taiwan today, a heavy rain alert for six counties and cities in northern Taiwan has been issued by the Central Weather...

Typhoon Trami to come closest to Taiwan Friday night

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Typhoon Trami will likely come closest to Taiwan sometime between Friday night and midday Saturday, likely brining heavy rains to northern Taiwan, before veering north tow...

Typhoon Trami to come closest to Taiwan over weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Typhoon Trami is expected to come closest to Taiwan on Sept. 28 and 29, when its periphery will bring heavy rain to the country, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB).&...

Typhoon Mangkhut could be strongest of year, Taiwan within 'margin of error'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After Typhoon Mangkhut lashed Guam yesterday, it now appears on a path bound for the waters south of Taiwan, could soon develop into the strongest typhoon of the year and ...

Typhoon Jebi formed over Pacific islands unlikely to hit Taiwan   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Central and southern Taiwan will continue to suffer heavy downpour and flooding for over two days, and a new typhoon formed in the early morning of Aug. 28 but will n...

Update: Super Typhoon Maria poised to pounce on Taiwan Tuesday

Update: 07/11 9:56 a.m. -  The tail end of Typhoon Maria should be leaving the country by noon today (July 11), according to the CWB. Update: 07/10 10:22 p.m. - New Taipei City,...

Typhoon Maria could lash northern Taiwan by Wednesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tropical Storm Maria was upgraded to a typhoon early this morning (July 6) and the latest model of the storm's potential track area by the Central Weather Bureau (CWB)...

Tropical storm could threaten northern Taiwan by Monday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tropical Storm Maria, the eighth tropical storm of the year, formed last night and though the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) initially forecasted that it would not have...

BC-AS--Asian News Digest, AS

ASIA: PHILIPPINES-CHRISTMAS STORM — A powerful typhoon is on its way to slam into the eastern Philippines on Christmas Day as officials struggle to divert people's attention from fam...