Typhoon Yutu pouncing on Philippines, set to make U-turn toward Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Typhoon Yutu made landfall in the northern Philippine island of Luzon today, bringing heavy rains and strong winds to the region before reaching the South China ...

Typhoon Yutu poised to pound Philippines, looking to bend north toward Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Typhoon Yutu is racing towards the northern Philippine island of Luzon today, with signal 2 and signal 3 alerts issued across the northern Philippines, while the typhoon i...

After hammering Saipan, Super Typhoon Yutu sets N. Philippines, S. Taiwan in its sights

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Super Typhoon Yutu became the strongest typhoon to ever hit a U.S. territory when it hammered Saipan and Tinian yesterday (Oct. 25) and now is on a path that appears to be...

Super Typhoon Yutu biggest of 2018, could come closest to Taiwan by Halloween

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Typhoon Yutu  (玉兔, Jade Rabbit) has become a super typhoon that is now tied with Super Typhoon Manghut as the largest typhoon of 2018, and while its future ...

Typhoon Yutu could move closer to Taiwan than previously predicted

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As Typhoon Yutu (玉兔, Jade Rabbit) continues to grow in strength,​ Wu Sheng-yu (吳聖宇), a weather analyst with WeatherRisk Explore Inc., said that, although the typhoon is cu...

Typhoon Yutu not currently expected to head toward Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) does not currently expect Typhoon Yutu to directly impact Taiwan, however, there are many variables that could alter its path in the coming day...

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 ...

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 strengthens to category 5, could impact Taiwan July 10

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the same day that Typhoon Maria was upgraded from a tropical storm to a typhoon, it has already been rated as a category 5 typhoon by Tropical Storm Risk (TSR...

Weather bureau blasts exaggerated typhoon prediction

Taipei, Aug. 12 (CNA) The Central Weather Bureau denied speculation by a TV broadcaster Wednesday that two more strong typhoons could form, whose paths could resemble that of recent Typhoon Soudelo...