A Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions are expected somewhere within the warning area
within 36 hours.
Mr Petagna said places outside the warning area
will not escape the rain on Friday.
When the cat air cable car is released on the land typhoon warning (the warning area
includes the Taipei area), it will decide whether to suspend operations depending on the weather conditions; if the Taipei city government announces that it will stop working or attend classes, it will suspend operations.
Thunderstorms and outbreaks of heavy rain will affect some southern and western parts of the warning area
during the early hours of Wednesday then become more widespread during the day.
Tomorrow's thunderstorm alert adds: "Thunderstorms and outbreaks of heavy rain already affecting some southern and western parts of the warning area
during the early hours of Wednesday then become more widespread through Wednesday daytime.
Some places within the North East warning area
may see very little rain, but others could see several hours of heavy rain.
The lower part of South East Wales, including Cardiff, is just outside the warning area
She said: "Anywhere within the warning area
there is a risk that, with persistent rainfall, there could be a localised impact in terms of flooding.
Across southern parts of the warning area
, the rain should ease on Tuesday."
"In our warning area
we are catering for gusts reaching between 50 and 60 miles per hour, even inland.
He added that gusts of 55mph to 65mph are likely quite widely within the warning area
and there is also the potential for isolated gusts to reach 70mph and even 80mph.
Whilst some places may miss the worst of the winds, inland gusts of 50mph are expected quite widely, with some places having gusts in excess of 60mph, more especially across the north of the warning area