By: Wang Shu-fen and Y.F. Low
Taipei, Feb. 2 (CNA) Temperatures are likely to drop to 9 degrees
Celsius in northern Taiwan on Chinese Lunar New Year’s Eve on Feb. 7 due to a strong cold front, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Tuesday.
The cold front will arrive on Feb. 5 and remain over Taiwan until Feb. 8, the bureau said.
The chilly weather brought by the cold front will be exacerbated by radiative cooling — the radiation of heat from the ground at night — the bureau said. [FULL STORY]