Temperatures as low as 8 degrees Celsius were registered in Northern Taiwan on Sunday
By: Central News Agency
Taipei, Feb. 12 (CNA) The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) on Sunday issued a cold
advisory for 16 cities and counties, although it said that a cold spell that has affected Taiwan since Thursday has started to weaken.
The 16 areas are Taipei, New Taipei, Keelung, Yilan, Taoyuan, Hsinchu County, Hsinchu City, Miaoli, Taichung, Changhua, Nantou, Yunlin, Chiayi County, Chiayi City, Lienjiang County, and Kinmen County.
On Sunday, a low of 8.4 degrees was registered in the early morning hours in Tamsui in New Taipei, while daytime highs across Taiwan are expected to surge just above 10 degrees Celsius, with central and southern Taiwan likely to experience highs above 20 degrees, according to the bureau. [FULL STORY]