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Why did plane try to land during Typhoon?

A photo taken on July 23, 2014 shows the wreckage of the TransAsia Airways flight GE222 after it crashed in Penghu islands. More than 40 people were feared dead in a plane crash in Taiwan with witnesses and local media reporting the flight came down in a storm after an aborted landing. Taiwan's transport minister said that 10 bodies had so far been recovered from the wreckage of the domestic flight, which had 58 people on board.

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    Why did plane try to land during Typhoon?

CNN speaks to China TV's Sarah Chen about the weather conditions that might've caused a plane to crash in Taiwan.