Yesterday we set an all-time daily rainfall record for Fort Wayne Airport. The total ended up at 1.88″ which breaks a 1992 record of 1.87″. So far we’ve had 3.22″ of rainfall and the month is not even half over. That’s the double the average through today, by the way. Here are some other rainfall totals from around our area. Heavy rainfall from numerous storms caused torrential rain in many areas Monday.
Storms began rolling through earlier in the evening but quickly intensified around 8 o’clock bringing heavy pockets of rain, wind, a lot of lightning and even some reports of tornadoes.
Most of our NewsChannel 15 counties continue to be at a Slight risk for severe weather this afternoon and tonight.
There is more rain coming this week, too, with heavy rain coming in late tonight.
Heavy rain and strong storms are in the forecast Monday.
The Fort Wayne rain gauge is running more than a foot above average for the year so far!
The 10-day forecast shows rain every day Monday until Saturday.
Nice weather expected for the kick-off parade happening downtown this morning
As of our Friday night, all of the day’s rain and storms had exited. The heaviest rainfall fell from northwest Indiana into Kosciusko County. Within northeast Indiana, the highest totals were found in between Warsaw, Wabash and Huntington.
Keep an eye to the sky today as some strong thunderstorms move through the area.
The summer’s still young, yet rain has already posed a problem to a number of Friday Nites Live concerts at Jefferson Pointe. Last week, it caused the concert to be canceled. The outlook’s better this week.
Warm and humid evening.
With the year just a little more than half-over, here’s a look at how 2017 is stacking up.
Last night’s fireworks shows around the area were breath-taking for the amazing variety they offered!
After some active weather days recently, today was quite calm and uneventful in our Fort Wayne Weather world. With a high temperature of 82°, we ended up only 3° below our average high of 85°.
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The 4th of July brings many fun outdoor activities like barbecues, time on the lake, parades, and beautiful firework shows to enjoy with family and friends. But did you know that setting off fireworks near local water sources can actually harm the environment, if not cleaned up properly?
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There are scattered rain showers and thunderstorms in our Fourth of July forecast.
Average highs on Independence Day are right around 85°