It can sometimes be confusing when we talk about Meteorological Spring vs. the Spring Equinox. Meteorological Spring (and all Meteorological “seasons”) are for record-keeping purposes. They start on the first day of a month. Meteorological Spring starts March 1, Summer starts June 1, Autumn starts September 1, and Winter starts December 1. This allows us to keep season records consistent from year to year. The spring, or vernal, equinox is often thought of as the “official” start to spring. This year, that occurs March 20 at 6:29 AM. It signals earlier sunrises and later sunsets. An equinox is an astrological…
Showers likely for the first day of spring!
In 1925 on this date (March 18), the Tri-State Tornado hit.
Just a few weeks away from more signs of spring in Fort Wayne!
“I’m dreaming of a white St. Patrick’s Day”…that’s how the song goes, right?
Spring floods should not be a problem for the area this year.
Don’t put away the coats just yet. We may see colder conditions through the end of March.
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.
Above average temperatures will dominate the spring months according to a new outlook.
Accumulations here in our area will be light, but much higher amounts will be found to the west.
You may be wondering how kind of a ho-hum weather system that moved through our region yesterday is causing areas along the east coast to experience feet of snow.
As of 7 pm Monday night, our current round of snow is set to taper off and end by late night.
Heavy snowfall expected through tonight.
As the latest forecast models come in, it looks like there’s a little less moisture in this system.
Forecast models indicate faster arrival of snow…and more of it.
This is your last warning to set your clock forward one hour before bed tonight!
Accumulating snow likely for our area on Monday and Tuesday. Updated snow map on First News Sunday at 8am.
A fun event takes place in Wabash at the Asherwood Preserve on Saturday. Layer up, if you plan to attend. It will be a cold morning.
Bitter cold air will make it feel like early February.
The National Weather Service has published its report about the high winds that occurred on Wednesday, March 8.