Today's Forecast

Doppler 15 Fury Forecast

Scattered showers develop tonight with periods of rain likely throughout the day on Monday.

By Rob Lydick

Poll: Americans blame wild weather on global warming

A new poll from the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds that 68 percent of Americans think weather disasters seem to be worsening, compared to 28 percent who think they are staying the same and only 4 percent who say they are less severe.

Deadly California wildfires keep growing in size and number

An onslaught of deadly wildfires across a wide swath of Northern California broke out almost simultaneously then grew exponentially, swallowing up properties from wineries to trailer parks and tearing through both tiny rural towns and urban subdivisions.

Wine country wildfires torch California homes

As many as 8,000 homes were threatened in Nevada County, which lies on the western slope of the Sierra Nevada. Emergency lines were inundated with callers reporting smoke in the area.

Nate marches across US East Coast, dumping heavy rains

Nate slogged its way across the U.S. East Coast on Monday, dumping heavy rains and bringing gusty winds to inland states as a tropical depression, a day after Hurricane Nate brought a burst of flooding and power outages to the U.S. Gulf Coast.

Weather impacts fall foliage color and duration

Many leaves began changing earlier than average this season, but slowed or stopped. Peak foliage this fall is expected to be right around when we normally see it but may not last long.

Powerless: Puerto Rico faces weeks without electricity

Maria’s death toll across the Caribbean climbed to at least 19, nearly all of them on the hard-hit island of Dominica. In Puerto Rico, the government said at least two were killed but media on the island were reporting additional deaths and the actual toll appeared unlikely to be known for days.

DNR issues fall foliage forecast

Fall colors have begun to appear in some parts of the state thanks to an unusually cold start to September, but the window for enjoyment might be short according to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources.

Earth sweltered to 3rd hottest August, summer on record

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Monday the globe last month averaged 61.5 degrees (16.43 Celsius), which was a degree-and-a-half higher than the 20th century average, but behind 2016 and 2015.