NASA is taking to the skies to further investigate hurricanes

In a new project that will be launched in August, NASA is hoping to collect more data that will help analyze key questions scientists have about hurricanes. The Global Hawk, which is an unmanned aircraft, will be sent up over tropical storms in the Eastern Pacific to collect data that will help scientists better understand how these storms intensify and progress over time. There will be up to six 24-hour flights that will be sent out under the East Pacific Origins and Characteristics of Hurricanes, also known as EPOCH. There are instruments aboard this aircraft which will be taking measurements on…

Scattered rain could disrupt some Allen County Fair events

With an approaching cold front, scattered rain and t-storms are possible throughout Thursday.  There will be dry times, for sure, but, when storms are around, they could be heavy rain producers.  As a result, fair-goers should stay on alert for potential storms.

Peak timing for damaging winds in the US

We are in the middle of summer, which means we are in the midst of when the most damaging wind reports come in for the United States. According to data collected by NOAA, the United States sees nearly 3,000 wind damage reports on average during the months of June and July, with a about 1,500 reports in May and August.