We continue to track the potential for strong and severe storms later in the day and into the night on Friday. Chief Meteorologist Nicholas Ferreri posted the below update via Facebook LIVE earlier tonight. Get the latest on what’s expected and continue to check in with your LIVE Doppler 15 Fury Forecast for updates as Friday moves closer.Don’t forget you can also track the incoming weather using our WANE Weather App on your mobile device.
Strong storms possible as big changes are in store for temperatures by Saturday.
The signal from the Fort Wayne transmitter to be affected over the next couple of days.
Showers expected through this afternoon.
This President’s Day marks the 55th anniversary of the day John Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth.
An approaching cold front will bring the return of rain chances to our forecast tonight, especially after midnight.
This mission to study lightning on Earth is not the first of it’s kind.
Two-thirds of days since December 1, 2016 have had above average temperatures.
Saturday’s high skyrocketed to 67º leaving the old record of 61º in the dust!
Unseasonable warmth over the upcoming week may rank this as the warmest February on record in Fort Wayne.
Our Friday high temperature broke a record that’s been on the books for 106 years!
Temperatures will soar over the weekend
The National Weather Service Northern Indiana Office is currently in the process of completing storm spotter training sessions across the region. All sessions are free and you can attend whichever session works best for you.
We could be in for more warm weather this spring season.
With 14 of February’s 28 days now in in the books, we have some interesting stats to report.
Temperatures expected to soar the rest of February according to the new climate outlook.
The nations largest dam is at 101% capacity right now, and water is being released onto a spillway. The problem is that the spillway has not been properly maintained over several years of drought conditions and it has developed a huge sink hole which is endangering the valley below
Take your loved one outside to gaze at the sky
While our weekend temperatures were not as extreme as what other parts of the country experienced, they were well above our average levels, which are in the mid-30s for highs and around 20° for lows. Saturday’s high/low combo was 54/35 with Sunday’s being 50/34.
It’s true that we’ve had a few brutal winters over the past decade, but the bigger picture, across the past 30 years, shows winters across the country being on a warming trend, including right here in Indiana and Ohio.
Huge storm will blast the east coast, again!