Blog 6

Friday Nites Live forecast

Temps are looking just fine during the final Friday Nites Live concert of the season tonight, but some rain may very well sneak in before the music ends at 8:30 pm.  So, if you’re headed out to this one, make sure to have some rain gear with you. Rain chances will increase around 7 pm and after as rain that’s developed this afternoon in central Illinois and central Indiana tracks in our direction. 


Friday Night Football forecast

AFTERNOON UPDATE (3:54 PM): We’re watching the development of scattered rain across central IL and IN now. Rain that’s in these spots will track toward us, bringing rain and t-storm potential to our area around 7 pm and after. Keep this in mind if heading out to any football games. The games may not be completely dry, as forecasted earlier.


Latest tornado count

One of two storm survey teams has filed its damage report. This team confirms 6 tornado touchdowns on August 24. At least 1 additional tornado confirmation is expected when the second storm survey releases its findings before the week is up.


A look at Monday night’s funnel clouds and tornadoes

A very interesting series of storms, originating from a single storm that strengthened over central Indiana, west of Indianapolis, around 5 on Monday afternoon held onto its strength as it moved into northeast Indiana.