Torrential rain moved through our area this morning and into early this afternoon, especially from Fort Wayne southward. Rainfall rates of 1-2″/hour caused some flash flooding, especially as fallen leaves clogged storm drains. As of 5pm Saturday, Fort Wayne had picked up just shy of 3″ of rainfall since midnight. That shattered the old daily rainfall record by almost 1″! Combine that with the 0.29″ that fell before midnight and that brings our total up to almost 3.2″. Locally higher reports did come in, with 4.6″ reported in Ossian, and several viewers from Paulding Road sending in pictures of about…
Flash flooding and flooding along area rivers is a big concern heading into the afternoon/evening.
The first round of rain from an incoming weather system is on track for its late night Friday arrival between 10 pm and midnight. Once the rain gets going, it will continue with few interruptions through the day on Saturday. You can expect periods of heavy rain from morning into the afternoon.
A weather system which will draw warm air and some gusty winds from the Gulf of Mexico Saturday will also bring up plenty of … More »
This week’s football games will feel much different than last week’s. If you were outside for those games, you know it was a COLD 4 quarters. Temperatures were in the mid-20s with wind chills in the teens!
New Satellite will bring more detail for the study of weather science
The annual Leonid Meteor Shower will peak this year during the mornings of November 17 and 18 (Friday and Saturday). Cloud cover may disrupt peak viewing from midnight to dawn on both days and Saturday also carries the chance of rain.
Storms like Hurricane Harvey could be more intense because of what is happening with Climate Change.
With Wednesday’s forecast carrying a 90% probability of precipitation, rain will pretty much be unavoidable across the area on Wednesday.
Pacific flow keeps things mild until next week.
There’s no change to our forecast for a rain-free Tuesday. But, rain’s still set to make a return Wednesday.
The third week of November looks like a cold one according to a new outlook from the Weather Prediction Center. Temperatures are expected to … More »
We’re set to get another satellite upgrade with the launch of JPSS-1, which will be critical for weather forecasting.
Temperatures dropped down into the lower 20s again early Saturday morning.
Sunshine will be around, but conditions will be cold, for this year’s Fort Wayne Veterans Day Parade.
An interesting weather pattern is setting up across the area for this weekend.
Our Friday kicks off with fall’s coldest morning so far ((temps near 20°)) and we end up with our lowest high temp since March by the afternoon ((only in the low 30s)).
Temperatures will take a nose-dive over the next 24-hours as a powerful weather system out of western Canada brings frigid air from the Arctic … More »
A cold front comes through Thursday afternoon, bringing an increase in cloud cover and a slight chance of a rain shower or snow flurry.
The NWS office in Indianapolis has updated part of their survey about the tornado which had touchdowns in Delaware County and Jay County Indiana. … More »