Taiwan's central weather bureau put the magnitude at 6.
What does CWB stand for?
CWB stands for Central Weather Bureau
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Samples in periodicals archive:
The epicenter of the quake was near central Taiwan at a depth of about 15 km (9 miles), said Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau, which uses the Richter scale.
There is roughly a 50 percent risk Tembin could affect Taiwan again on Monday or Tuesday depending on its path," said forecaster Lin Bin-yu, from Taiwan s Central Weather Bureau.
Wayne Higgins, NOAA's Director of the Climate Prediction Center (CPC), during a visit to the Taiwan Central Weather Bureau for discussions on cooperation between the two agencies.
TAIWAN, March 11 Kyodo (EDS: UPDATING WITH EXPECTED TIMES OF WAVES' ARRIVAL IN 2ND GRAF) Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau issued a tsunami warning for Taiwan on Friday in the wake of a magnitude-8.
Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau and the Philippines also issued tsunami warnings, while the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Hawaii said a tsunami warning was in effect for Russia, Marcus Island and the Northern Marianas.
TOKYO, March 11 Kyodo ---------- Taiwan issues tsunami alert following Japan quake: CNA TAIWAN - Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau issued a tsunami warning for Taiwan on Friday in the wake of a magnitude-8.
We don't have weather stations at schools but we have them at the Central Weather Bureau.