There are a couple of interesting celestial events set to take place in the sky on Friday night. However, for the average skywatcher, they won’t be making huge headlines and here’s why. While a penumbral lunar eclipse is set to take place Friday night, reaching its peak around 7:45 pm, these types of eclipses aren’t as impressive to look at as total lunar eclipses or partial eclipses. With a penumbral eclipse, the moon will continue to appear full while only taking on a slightly darker shading. Our friends at EarthSky have a detailed explanation here. And the darker shading may…
The National Weather Service announced today that ocean waters in the eastern Pacific have warmed to near-normal levels
Big changes over the next 24 to 36 hours.
Take a look at this list! The highest total comes from Linn Grove in Adams County with Reiffsburg close behind, and located only a handful of miles west of Linn Grove, in Wells County.
Brief heavy snowfall expected through early evening across the area.
Record-breaking rainfall for this date in February fell today. Attention now turns to colder air and snow on the way for Wednesday.
Windy with heavy rainfall still possible into this afternoon.
While it seems many people I’ve crossed paths with in recent weeks have been sniffling, sneezing or coughing – and, seemingly, blaming it on the weather – the reality is things haven’t been so bad around the state of Indiana in recent weeks, as far as the flu goes.
There is a chance of seeing severe weather Tuesday.
We told you there’s a chance for storms Tuesday.
You may have to contend with some wind, but no other weather worries if you’re firing up the grill today.
The week ahead brings warmer air.
We’re now more than halfway through meteorological winter and snow totals are running below average.
Coming off of Fort Wayne’s 9th warmest January on record, you might not be too surprised to learn that Fort Wayne’s winter seasons over the past 45 years have been trending warmer and warmer, although there have been some quite cold years in the mix, too. On the whole, though, the average temperature for the months of Dec., Jan., and Feb. combined has risen 2.7°.
Weekend temperatures will begin to rise Saturday.
In the latest U.S. Drought Monitor just released, there is not a single part of the country recognized as being in the category of “Exceptional Drought”…that’s the driest you can get. This is a neat, and quite significant, fact. You see, it’s been nearly six years, since March 2011, since we were last able to make that claim.
Phil saw his shadow this year. But how accurate have his predictions been?
We’ve just wrapped up a winter month that wasn’t all that wintry.
Some Sunday snowfall is likely
Due to an early arrival of above freezing air, Fort Wayne didn’t see much snow today. Yet, we’re still outpacing last winter’s (meager) snow totals.