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The China Post
Thunderstorms expected through early July: CWBfollowed by afternoon thunderstorms in the coming days, thanks to a high pressu
Thunderstorms expected through early July: CWB
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
followed by afternoon thunderstorms in the coming days, thanks to a high pressure system over the Pacific Ocean, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Tuesday. Daytime highs are forecast to reach 33-36 degrees Celsius in the western part of... Read more
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The China Post
Taipei hits 37 degrees C. for 8th time in June: CWB-- Temperatures in Taipei soared to 37.1 degrees Celsius around noon Monday, an
Taipei hits 37 degrees C. for 8th time in June: CWB
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
-- Temperatures in Taipei soared to 37.1 degrees Celsius around noon Monday, an unusual high for the month of June, the Central Weather Bureau reported. However, it was the eighth time so far this month that Taipei recorded a temperature of 37... Read more
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The China Post
Limited express train derails in Hualien, 2 passengers injuredresults. The temperature in Hualien was around 34 degrees Celsius at the time
Limited express train derails in Hualien, 2 passengers injured
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
results. The temperature in Hualien was around 34 degrees Celsius at the time of the accident, according to the Central Weather Bureau. A derailed Tze-Chiang express train is seen in Rueisuei Township, Hualien County, on Wednesday, June... Read more
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The China Post
High temps and afternoon thunderstorms this week TAIPEI -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) on Monday forecast high temperatur
High temps and afternoon thunderstorms this week
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
TAIPEI -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) on Monday forecast high temperatures and mostly sunny weather for Taiwan through Wednesday, with heavy afternoon thunderstorms in some areas. Under the... Read more
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The China Post
Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits off coast of Taitung-- A magnitude-5.1 earthquake off the coast of Taitung County rocked eastern Ta
Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits off coast of Taitung
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
-- A magnitude-5.1 earthquake off the coast of Taitung County rocked eastern Taiwan at 8:39 a.m. Monday, according to the Central Weather Bureau. The quake was centered at sea 71.6 kilometers northeast of Taitung County government hall at a depth... Read more
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The China Post
Hot weather forecast for Taiwan in coming weekdays and into next week as a weather front that caused flooding in Northern and
Hot weather forecast for Taiwan in coming week
The China Post / Posted 15 days ago
days and into next week as a weather front that caused flooding in Northern and Southern Taiwan has left the country, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Wednesday. The weather across Taiwan will be sunny and clear until next Tuesday due to a... Read more
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The China Post
Torrential rain swamps north, alerts issued for seventeen counties & citiesa five-minute power outage and leaks, and trains were delayed for 30 minutes be
Torrential rain swamps north, alerts issued for seventeen counties & cities
The China Post / Posted 16 days ago
a five-minute power outage and leaks, and trains were delayed for 30 minutes because of flooding on two tracks. The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued a heavy rain warning for 16 cities and counties in Taiwan proper and for the outlying... Read more
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The China Post
CWB issues rain warning for 17 cities and counties TAIPEI -- The Central Weather Bureau has issued a heavy rain warning for 16 c
CWB issues rain warning for 17 cities and counties
The China Post / Posted 16 days ago
TAIPEI -- The Central Weather Bureau has issued a heavy rain warning for 16 cities and counties in Taiwan and for the outlying Kinmen County. The warning was issued for Taipei, New Taipei, Keelung,... Read more
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The China Post
4.3 magnitude earthquake rattles Taiwan's east coastmagnitude earthquake rattles Taiwan's east coast TAIPEI -- A magnitude 4.3 ear
4.3 magnitude earthquake rattles Taiwan's east coast
The China Post / Posted 16 days ago
magnitude earthquake rattles Taiwan's east coast TAIPEI -- A magnitude 4.3 earthquake rocked Eastern Taiwan Tuesday, the Central Weather Bureau reported later that day. The temblor occurred at 5:40 p.m. wand was centered 39.1 kilometers southwest... Read more
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The China Post
Heavy rains blanket south of islandTaiwan -- Southern Taiwan reported flooding in low-lying areas as heavy rain co
Heavy rains blanket south of island
The China Post / Posted 17 days ago
Taiwan -- Southern Taiwan reported flooding in low-lying areas as heavy rain continued throughout most of Monday, with the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) saying that western and southeastern areas of the island could see heavier rainfall before... Read more
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The China Post
Dragon Boat Fest. brings downpours across nationaround Taiwan Saturday because of a strengthening southwesterly airstream bring
Dragon Boat Fest. brings downpours across nation
The China Post / Posted 19 days ago
around Taiwan Saturday because of a strengthening southwesterly airstream bringing abundant moisture from the Pacific, the Central Weather Bureau said. Central and Southern Taiwan and the southeastern country of Taitung are likely to see... Read more
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The China Post
Gov't gears up amid torrential rainrain caused by a strengthening southwesterly airstream, according to Vice Premi
Gov't gears up amid torrential rain
The China Post / Posted 19 days ago
rain caused by a strengthening southwesterly airstream, according to Vice Premier Lin Hsi-yao (林錫耀). Lin said that the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) forecast torrential rain in Central and Southern Taiwan. The disaster prevention and relief... Read more
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The China Post
Torrential rain alert for S. Taiwan, mountain regions TAIPEI -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) renewed a torrential rain warning
Torrential rain alert for S. Taiwan, mountain regions
The China Post / Posted 20 days ago
TAIPEI -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) renewed a torrential rain warning for Southern Taiwan and the mountainous areas in the rest of the island Friday. Yunlin, Chiayi, Tainan, Kaohsiung,... Read more
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The China Post
Brace for heavy rainfall throughout Dragon Boat Festival holiday: CWBbrace for heavy rain as the stationary front coming from the southwest is expec
Brace for heavy rainfall throughout Dragon Boat Festival holiday: CWB
The China Post / Posted 21 days ago
brace for heavy rain as the stationary front coming from the southwest is expected to bring intense showers today, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has warned, saying it will likely bring about flooding in parts of Southwestern Taiwan. Taiwan... Read more
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The China Post
Wet weather forecast for Dragon Boat Fest. holiday-- The public could face wet weather during the four-day Dragon Boat Festival h
Wet weather forecast for Dragon Boat Fest. holiday
The China Post / Posted 22 days ago
-- The public could face wet weather during the four-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday that begins Thursday, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said. Cheng Ming-dean, director of the CWB's Weather Forecast Center, wrote on his Facebook... Read more
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The China Post
3 dead in river tracing accident after rainfallown life.Heavy Rainfall Pounded the Island A downpour earlier might have caused
3 dead in river tracing accident after rainfall
The China Post / Posted 24 days ago
own life.Heavy Rainfall Pounded the Island A downpour earlier might have caused the sudden surge in the river water. The Central Weather Bureau issued heavy rain warnings for northern, central and eastern parts of Taiwan since Sunday morning and... Read more
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The China Post
Ministry to implement precautionary measures at airport ahead of rainproper precautions to reduce its possible impact on airport operations, he said
Ministry to implement precautionary measures at airport ahead of rain
The China Post / Posted 26 days ago
proper precautions to reduce its possible impact on airport operations, he said. The premier issued the directive after the Central Weather Bureau forecast that a weather front will bring rain to Northern Taiwan from late Sunday. The rain is... Read more
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The China Post
Taipei sees hottest June day on recordTaipei yesterday experienced a high of 38.7 degrees Celsius, the highest June t
Taipei sees hottest June day on record
The China Post / Posted 29 days ago
Taipei yesterday experienced a high of 38.7 degrees Celsius, the highest June temperature ever recorded in the city by the Central Weather Bureau (CWB, 氣象局). Mercury in Taipei climbed to 38.7 degrees at 2:46 p.m. to mark the highest temperature... Read more
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The China Post
Egg-cellent summer weatherCounty's Dawu Township soared to 38.3 degrees Celsius Wednesday noon, the highe
Egg-cellent summer weather
The China Post / Posted 29 days ago
County's Dawu Township soared to 38.3 degrees Celsius Wednesday noon, the highest recorded in Taitung so far this year, the Central Weather Bureau said. The high, recorded at 12:09 p.m., was attributed to a Foehn wind by the bureau. Foehn winds are... Read more
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The China Post
7.2 quake strongest since September 21, 1999: CWBafternoon was the strongest in the country in 17 years, but it is not expected
7.2 quake strongest since September 21, 1999: CWB
The China Post / Posted 30 days ago
afternoon was the strongest in the country in 17 years, but it is not expected to be followed by many aftershocks, the Central Weather Bureau said. Tuesday's earthquake, centered 73.1 kilometers northeast of Keelung, was the biggest since a... Read more
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The China Post
Fountain of youthTuesday. Due to reduced moisture and the strengthening of southwesterly winds,
Fountain of youth
The China Post / Posted 30 days ago
Tuesday. Due to reduced moisture and the strengthening of southwesterly winds, temperatures rose island-wide yesterday, the Central Weather Bureau said. The temperature climbed to 37.3 degrees Celsius in Taitung's Dawu Township, the highest so far... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Magnitude 6.1 quake rattles parts of TaiwanGeological Survey originally recorded the quake, centred about 110km northeast
Magnitude 6.1 quake rattles parts of Taiwan
Otago Daily Times / Posted 30 days ago
Geological Survey originally recorded the quake, centred about 110km northeast of Taipei, with a magnitude of 6.4. Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau put the magnitude at 7.2. Witnesses reported that tremors could be felt in buildings in Taipei,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Magnitude 7.2 quake strikes off TaiwanA 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck 73 kilometres northeast of Keelung City at 1:
Magnitude 7.2 quake strikes off Taiwan
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
A 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck 73 kilometres northeast of Keelung City at 1:23 p.m. Tuesday (May 31), according to the Central Weather Bureau. The quake, which struck at a depth of 271.3 kilometers and caused buildings to shake throughout Taiwan,... Read more
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dna
Earthquake measuring 6.1 shakes parts of Taiwanoriginally recorded the quake, centred about 110 km (70 miles) northeast of Tai
Earthquake measuring 6.1 shakes parts of Taiwan
dna / Posted 30 days ago
originally recorded the quake, centred about 110 km (70 miles) northeast of Taipei, with a magnitude of 6.4. Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau put the magnitude at 7.2. Witnesses reported that tremors could be felt in buildings in Taipei,... Read more
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News.com.au
Quake measuring 6.1 shakes Taiwanoriginally recorded the quake, centred about 110km northeast of Taipei, with a
Quake measuring 6.1 shakes Taiwan
News.com.au / Posted 30 days ago
originally recorded the quake, centred about 110km northeast of Taipei, with a magnitude of 6.4, on Tuesday. Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau put the magnitude at 7.2. Witnesses reported that tremors could be felt in buildings in Taipei,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Earthquake measuring 6.1 shakes parts of TaiwanGeological Survey originally recorded the quake, centred about 110km northeast
Earthquake measuring 6.1 shakes parts of Taiwan
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 30 days ago
Geological Survey originally recorded the quake, centred about 110km northeast of Taipei, with a magnitude of 6.4. Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau put the magnitude at 7.2. Witnesses reported that tremors could be felt in buildings in Taipei,... Read more
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Perth Now
Quake measuring 6.1 shakes Taiwanoriginally recorded the quake, centred about 110km northeast of Taipei, with a
Quake measuring 6.1 shakes Taiwan
Perth Now / Posted 30 days ago
originally recorded the quake, centred about 110km northeast of Taipei, with a magnitude of 6.4, on Tuesday. Taiwan’s Central Weather Bureau put the magnitude at 7.2. Witnesses reported that tremors could be felt in buildings in Taipei,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Quake measuring 6.1 shakes Taiwanoriginally recorded the quake, centred about 110km northeast of Taipei, with a
Quake measuring 6.1 shakes Taiwan
The Courier Mail / Posted 30 days ago
originally recorded the quake, centred about 110km northeast of Taipei, with a magnitude of 6.4, on Tuesday. Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau put the magnitude at 7.2. Witnesses reported that tremors could be felt in buildings in Taipei,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Earthquake measuring 6.1 shakes parts of Taiwan, including capitaloriginally recorded the quake, centred about 110 km (70 miles) northeast of Tai
Earthquake measuring 6.1 shakes parts of Taiwan, including capital
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
originally recorded the quake, centred about 110 km (70 miles) northeast of Taipei, with a magnitude of 6.4. Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau put the magnitude at 7.2. Witnesses reported that tremors could be felt in buildings in Taipei,... Read more
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The Star
Earthquake measuring 6.1 shakes parts of Taiwan, including capitalthere were no immediate reports of damage. The U.S. Geological Survey original
Earthquake measuring 6.1 shakes parts of Taiwan, including capital
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
there were no immediate reports of damage. The U.S. Geological Survey originally recorded the quake, centred about 110 km (70 miles) northeast of Taipei, with a magnitude of 6.4. Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau put the magnitude at 7.2. - R... Read more
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Swissinfo
Earthquake measuring 6.1 shakes parts of Taiwan, including capitaloriginally recorded the quake, centred about 110 km (70 miles) northeast of Tai
Earthquake measuring 6.1 shakes parts of Taiwan, including capital
Swissinfo / Posted 30 days ago
originally recorded the quake, centred about 110 km (70 miles) northeast of Taipei, with a magnitude of 6.4. Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau put the magnitude at 7.2. Witnesses reported that tremors could be felt in buildings in Taipei,... Read more
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NBC News
6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Parts of TaiwanU.S. Geological Survey originally recorded the quake, centered about 70 miles n
6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Parts of Taiwan
NBC News / Posted 30 days ago
U.S. Geological Survey originally recorded the quake, centered about 70 miles northeast of Taipei, with a magnitude of 6.4. Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau put the magnitude at 7.2. This is a developing story. Please check back... Read more
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Eye Witness News
6.1 magnitude earthquake strikes TaiwanSurvey originally recorded the quake, centred about 110 km northeast of Taipei,
6.1 magnitude earthquake strikes Taiwan
Eye Witness News / Posted 30 days ago
Survey originally recorded the quake, centred about 110 km northeast of Taipei, with a magnitude of 6.4. Taiwan’s Central Weather Bureau put the magnitude at 7.2. Witnesses reported that tremors could be felt in buildings in Taipei,... Read more
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The China Post
Record-high temperature for 2016 set, says agencySunday set new highs for the year due to southwesterly winds and a strong high
Record-high temperature for 2016 set, says agency
The China Post / Posted 1 months ago
Sunday set new highs for the year due to southwesterly winds and a strong high pressure system over the Pacific Ocean, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said. Under the influence of foehn wind, the mercury in Dawu township in Taitung soared to 37.3... Read more

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