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Torrential rain floods northern areas

TRANSPORT INTERRUPTIONS:Operations were suspended at Songshan airport for more than two hours, while mudslides caused closures on Provincial Highway No. 2

By Jake Chung  /  Staff writer, with CNA

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport suspended ground operations at 10:45am, when it issued a thunderstorm warning, the CAA said, adding that the alert was not lifted until 12:40pm.

As of 1pm, 20 commercial passenger flights and one cargo flight had been canceled, while another 17 commercial flights and one cargo flight were delayed, airport data showed.

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