Look in the southern sky before tonight after dark and you will see what astronomers call a luminous star. In astronomy, luminosity is the total amount of energy emitted by a star, galaxy, or other astronomical object per unit time. According to Earth Sky.org: “Sirius, in the constellation Canis Major (the Greater Dog), looks extraordinarily bright in Earth’s sky.” The brightest planet right now in the night sky is Jupiter. If you look at the star constellation of Sirius you should be able to decipher the two bright objects in the night sky without a problem.
The statewide tornado drill in Ohio takes place on the day following the statewide drill in Indiana.
A taste of winter Wednesday with much warmer air towards the end of the week.
It’s one of the main events of Severe Weather Preparedness Week. Don’t let this opportunity pass by for your family to practice its severe weather action plan.
Heavy rain targets Fort Wayne and NE Indiana Tuesday morning.
It can sometimes be confusing when we talk about Meteorological Spring vs. the Spring Equinox.
Showers likely for the first day of spring!
In 1925 on this date (March 18), the Tri-State Tornado hit.
Just a few weeks away from more signs of spring in Fort Wayne!
“I’m dreaming of a white St. Patrick’s Day”…that’s how the song goes, right?
Spring floods should not be a problem for the area this year.
Don’t put away the coats just yet. We may see colder conditions through the end of March.
While February 2017 was Fort Wayne’s warmest on record, the unusual warmth wasn’t just contained to our region. When taking into account temperatures around the globe, it turned out to be the second warmest February, on record, for the planet.
Above average temperatures will dominate the spring months according to a new outlook.
Accumulations here in our area will be light, but much higher amounts will be found to the west.
You may be wondering how kind of a ho-hum weather system that moved through our region yesterday is causing areas along the east coast to experience feet of snow.
As of 7 pm Monday night, our current round of snow is set to taper off and end by late night.
Heavy snowfall expected through tonight.
As the latest forecast models come in, it looks like there’s a little less moisture in this system.
Forecast models indicate faster arrival of snow…and more of it.