Hurricane Harvey is now classified as a Category 1 hurricane with the latest observations pegging maximum sustained winds right around 75 mph. As some on social media have been suggesting, it would be inappropriate to truly say the storm has been “downgraded” given that for the folks of eastern Texas, the worst is yet to come. Gusty, damaging winds will continue to be a problem for the next several days, as will storm surge. In fact, as of this writing, there are some signs that Harvey is re-organizing a bit and trying to re-develop an eyewall…over land. Wow! Still, the…
Hurricane Harvey continued to intensify through the day and is now a Category 4 hurricane. Harvey is still expected to make landfall late tonight/early Saturday morning along the middle Texas coast. Maximum sustained winds now stand at 130 mph (with higher gusts).
Moisture from storm could reach our area early next week.
The impacts of Hurricane Harvey are already being felt along the Texas and Louisiana coasts.
The hurricane will make landfall as the weekend begins … More »
How this August ranks with data over the last 107 years.
Even though August has been a dry month, the year as a whole remains Fort Wayne’s wettest to date.
Several below average days this month
The comfortable forecast brings good news for the area’s midweek events.
Below average temperatures expected to last into the first part of September
If you enjoyed getting the chance to see the most recent solar eclipse (or missed out….), jot these dates down on your calendar.
Sky conditions will be fair this afternoon for the eclipse
The warm and humid air will remain in place through the eclipse tomorrow.
Latest data showing more clouds may be overhead during eclipse time
With the eclipse less than 48 hours away, it’s important to remember how historic events like this are.
Storms moved through early Saturday morning, but not everyone say measurable rainfall.
Make sure you watch the Highlight Zone tonight at 11 for a recap on 17 area football games.
If you are planning on doing anything outside, especially a lake or pool outing, Sunday will be your day. We will see some showers … More »
Only 2 Friday Nites Live concerts remain. This week, it’s the New Millennium Jazz Orchestra. Next week, the duties will fall to Good Night Gracie to close out the series for the season.
What to look for this weekend and during the eclipse
Scattered rain and t-storms are possible on Thursday for day 1 of the Shindigz National Soccer Festival. During game times, rainfall is expected only to be scattered, but a few strong storms are possible at points from afternoon into evening.