Several rounds of severe weather impacted parts of the viewing area Monday night

Monday night proved to be an active night for severe weather across much of the southern half of the viewing area.  Storms began rolling through earlier in the evening but quickly intensified around 8 o’clock bringing heavy pockets of rain, wind, a lot of lightning and even some reports of tornadoes. Credit: Sonia Poe Information out of Wabash and Huntington counties in Indiana as well as Van Wert county in Ohio all showed radar indication of rotation and possible tornadoes. The National Weather Service will go out and conduct surveys of these areas in the coming…

Friday’s rainfall snapshot

As of our Friday night, all of the day’s rain and storms had exited.  The heaviest rainfall fell from northwest Indiana into Kosciusko County.  Within northeast Indiana, the highest totals were found in between Warsaw, Wabash and Huntington.

Celebrating America’s 241st birthday with fireworks

The 4th of July brings many fun outdoor activities like barbecues, time on the lake, parades, and beautiful firework shows to enjoy with family and friends. But did you know that setting off fireworks near local water sources can actually harm the environment, if not cleaned up properly?