By: C.W. Huang and Flor Wang
According to the bureau, the western parts of Taiwan in particular will see stronger precipitation for longer periods of time. Rough waves are forecast for coastal areas in western Taiwan and on the Hengchun Peninsula in the south.
People living in low-altitude areas in those regions should take precautions against floods and should avoid outdoor activities by rivers or in mountainous areas, it said.
In addition, the current is forecast to bring lightening and gusty winds when it blankets Taiwan, causing poor visibility for drivers amid downpours, it said. [FULL STORY]