Watch vs. warning

There are important differences between severe weather ‘watches’ and ‘warnings’

Storm spotters and chasers

The Live Doppler 15 Fury Storm Team relies on the information these people provide when storms strike.

Powerful storm kills 4 in Virginia

Forecasters had warned that more than 88 million people were at risk of seeing some sort of severe weather Wednesday. In the Midwest, heavy snow and biting winds led to mass flight cancellations at Chicago airports.

Check the travel status of Indiana and Ohio counties

The winter storm has prompted the issuance of a Travel Advisory in Steuben and Noble counties and a Travel Watch in Wabash County. Check back for updates on the status of travel in other counties.

Heavy snow, strong winds whip through Great Lakes area

A powerful storm brought heavy snow and biting winds to parts of the Midwest on Wednesday, leading to the cancellation of hundreds of flights in and out of Chicago and the closure of schools in districts in several states.

photo of Mike's car wash

Warm weather brings chaos to car washes

Thousands of people took advantage of the nice weather Friday to wash to dirt, salt and grime off their vehicles. What they found were long lines and long waits.

Tornados in South, snow, sleet in East; record heat in West

A treacherous mix of falling snow, sleet and freezing rain turned Tuesday morning commutes to misery for many returning from a long holiday weekend in the Northeast, one day after suspected twisters tore through parts of the South.