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Tracking rain/storms for Tuesday

An approaching cold front will bring in periods of rain and storms on Tuesday. The overall severe threat is low.  However, some isolated severe storms cannot be ruled out, especially from around Fort Wayne and southeast as we get to midday and go through the afternoon.  Our biggest worries are a quick dose of heavy rain and gusty winds 40-60+ mph. In most spots, rain totals will amount to a half-inch or less.  However, where pockets of heavy rain develop, some isolated accumulations of up to an inch are possible. The rain arrives around the morning commute and continues throughout…

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Nearby earthquake today

Today’s earthquake, centered roughly 85 miles north of Fort Wayne in southern Michigan, was felt by some residents in places near the state line, like Angola, Howe and Fremont. There was also a report of the earthquake in Montpelier, OH.