End of March outlook

The new 8 to 14-day outlook for temperatures issued by the Weather Prediction Center has about a 40% chance of below average temperatures from March 23-29. At the same time, the outlook has precipitation slightly above average for the same period. Even though we will have seen the start of spring, it seems, at least according to this outlook, that it may be cooler and wetter than typical. 8 to 14-day outlook which covers March 23-29 has precipitation above average toward the end of the month. (WPC, NOAA)

February 2017 ranks as Earth’s 2nd warmest

While February 2017 was Fort Wayne’s warmest on record, the unusual warmth wasn’t just contained to our region. When taking into account temperatures around the globe, it turned out to be the second warmest February, on record, for the planet.