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The China Post
North forecast to be cool and wet due to seasonal windnorthern Taiwan are expected to plummet from Sunday to Tuesday, while many area
North forecast to be cool and wet due to seasonal wind
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
northern Taiwan are expected to plummet from Sunday to Tuesday, while many areas of the country may see heavy rainfall, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Sunday. Due to the effects of the outer periphery of Typhoon Lionrock, northeasterly winds... Read more
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The China Post
Eastern Taiwan rocked by magnitude 4.2 earthquake4.2 earthquake TAIPEI, Taiwan -- A magnitude-4.2 earthquake shook eastern Taiw
Eastern Taiwan rocked by magnitude 4.2 earthquake
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
4.2 earthquake TAIPEI, Taiwan -- A magnitude-4.2 earthquake shook eastern Taiwan at 3:13 p.m. Thursday, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). The earthquake was centered 31.4 kilometers north of the Hualien County government... Read more
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The China Post
Tropical storm could form over northwestern PacificLionrock will hit Taiwan but the possibility cannot be completely ruled out, Wu
Tropical storm could form over northwestern Pacific
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
Lionrock will hit Taiwan but the possibility cannot be completely ruled out, Wu said. According to a forecast by the Central Weather Bureau, Lionrock, which was centered 1,100 kilometers east of Taipei as of 2 p.m. Wednesday and moving at a... Read more
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The China Post
Rain likely from Friday in another sweltering weekweather in Taiwan later this week, with chances of rain increasing on Friday an
Rain likely from Friday in another sweltering week
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
weather in Taiwan later this week, with chances of rain increasing on Friday and Saturday because of greater moisture, the Central Weather Bureau said Tuesday. Despite some rain in the forecast, temperatures in the next few days are expected to... Read more
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The China Post
Tropical storm Lionrock could bring rain to Taiwan this weekhave formed in the Pacific, one of which has been named Lionrock and is expecte
Tropical storm Lionrock could bring rain to Taiwan this week
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
have formed in the Pacific, one of which has been named Lionrock and is expected to bring rain to Taiwan from Aug. 25, the Central Weather Bureau said on Sunday. The weather in most areas of Taiwan will be partly cloudy on Sunday and Monday before... Read more
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The China Post
Weather systems in Pacific pose no threat, says CWBCWB TAIPEI -- Three tropical depressions have formed in the Pacific but none o
Weather systems in Pacific pose no threat, says CWB
The China Post / Posted 13 days ago
CWB TAIPEI -- Three tropical depressions have formed in the Pacific but none of them are expected to affect Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Wednesday. According to the CWB, two of the depressions are located off the coast of... Read more
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The China Post
Tropical storm Chanthu forms over Pacific Oceanforms over Pacific Ocean TAIPEI -- A tropical storm formed over the western Pa
Tropical storm Chanthu forms over Pacific Ocean
The China Post / Posted 16 days ago
forms over Pacific Ocean TAIPEI -- A tropical storm formed over the western Pacific Ocean early Sunday, but Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said it will likely move toward Japan and has little chance of hitting Taiwan. Tropical storm... Read more
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The China Post
Heavy rain alert issued for 10 cities, counties: CWB TAIPEI--The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued a heavy rain warning for 10 c
Heavy rain alert issued for 10 cities, counties: CWB
The China Post / Posted 19 days ago
TAIPEI--The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued a heavy rain warning for 10 cities and counties around the country Thursday, and predicted that the rainy weather could last for a week under the... Read more
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The China Post
Sixth typhoon likely to form today but no immediate effect on Taiwan, says CWB TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau (CWB) suggested Monday the
Sixth typhoon likely to form today but no immediate effect on Taiwan, says CWB
The China Post / Posted 22 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau (CWB) suggested Monday the possible formation of this year's sixth typhoon. A tropical depression near Guam and another... Read more
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The China Post
Kaohsiung sunsetAug. 4. This season's fifth typhoon, Omais, developed near the Pacific island o
Kaohsiung sunset
The China Post / Posted 26 days ago
Aug. 4. This season's fifth typhoon, Omais, developed near the Pacific island of Guam and is moving in a northerly direction. According to the Central Weather Bureau, the low intensity typhoon will not have any effect on Taiwan's weat... Read more
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The China Post
Weather to be unstable this weekend, reports the CWBweekend and early next week, with brief showers expected all around Taiwan in a
Weather to be unstable this weekend, reports the CWB
The China Post / Posted 26 days ago
weekend and early next week, with brief showers expected all around Taiwan in addition to afternoon thundershowers, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Thursday, giving the country a little respite from days of hot and sunny weather. The... Read more
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The China Post
CWB warns of torrential rain in the north & center TAIPEI -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) warned of possible heavy rainfall
CWB warns of torrential rain in the north & center
The China Post / Posted 28 days ago
TAIPEI -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) warned of possible heavy rainfall in Northern and Central Taiwan Tuesday afternoon as a result of strong convection effects. Affected areas include New... Read more
29d
The China Post
South Taiwan to see rain from tropical storm Nidacirculation of a severe tropical storm and the public is asked to stay away fro
South Taiwan to see rain from tropical storm Nida
The China Post / Posted 29 days ago
circulation of a severe tropical storm and the public is asked to stay away from the seashore for their safety, the Central Weather Bureau said. The bureau issued the warning even though tropical storm Nida is not expected to impact Taiwan... Read more
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The China Post
Mercury in Hsinwu equals year's high of 38.7 degreesCelsius at 11:05 a.m. Monday, on a par with this year's record high temperature
Mercury in Hsinwu equals year's high of 38.7 degrees
The China Post / Posted 29 days ago
Celsius at 11:05 a.m. Monday, on a par with this year's record high temperature set in Taipei June 1, according to the Central Weather Bureau. The bureau said the figure was also the highest since its Hsinwu station was set up in July 2013.... Read more
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The China Post
Five days of at least 38°C in Taipei sets new recordnew record, as it was the fifth day this year that the capital has seen a tempe
Five days of at least 38°C in Taipei sets new record
The China Post / Posted 1 months ago
new record, as it was the fifth day this year that the capital has seen a temperature reading of 38 degrees or higher, the Central Weather Bureau said. The scorching reading was recorded at 12:01 p.m., while Banqiao in neighboring New Taipei... Read more
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The China Post
In scorching Taipei, man, age 30, dies of heatstrokeTemperatures in Taipei reached 38 degrees Celsius Friday for the third time thi
In scorching Taipei, man, age 30, dies of heatstroke
The China Post / Posted 1 months ago
Temperatures in Taipei reached 38 degrees Celsius Friday for the third time this week and the fifth time this year, setting a new record, the Central Weather Bureau said. A high of 38.5 degrees was recorded in the city on Wednesday and Th... Read more
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The China Post
Mercury at 38.5 degrees in Taipei for second consecutive daythe first time this year that the capital has seen a temperature reading of ove
Mercury at 38.5 degrees in Taipei for second consecutive day
The China Post / Posted 1 months ago
the first time this year that the capital has seen a temperature reading of over 38 degrees for two consecutive days, the Central Weather Bureau said. The scorching reading was recorded at 12:22 p.m., following 38.3 degrees registered in Banqiao... Read more
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