By Wang Shu-fen and Christie Chen
Taipei, Feb. 4 (CNA) Temperatures around Taiwan are expected to fall sharply beginning Feb. 9 due to
the arrival of a strong cold air mass from China and a frontal system, with lows in northern Taiwan expected to dip to 11 degrees Celsius, the Central Weather Bureau said Saturday.
Northern and eastern Taiwan can expect cold and wet weather, with brief showers in some areas, on Feb. 9, while cloudy to sunny skies can be expected in other parts of Taiwan that day, the bureau said.
On Feb. 10, temperatures in northern Taiwan could drop to as low as 11 degrees, with highs hovering between 14 and 15 degrees, it said.
Lows in central and southern Taiwan on Feb. 10 could fall to 12 and 13 degrees, respectively, but highs in both areas are forecast to remain above 20 degrees due to clear and sunny skies, according to the bureau. [FULL STORY]