Wireless Emergency Alerts

Weather alerts have come a long way in 50 years

The Palm Sunday tornado on April 11, 1965, that destroyed nearly every structure in Russiaville and took the lives of many helped spur development of the current weather warnings and watches.

April cloud formations

Photos: Cloud formations

Viewers sent us photos using Report!t of various cloud formations a a front bringing rain moved into the area.


GOES-R satellite has local connection

Parts for one of the most advanced weather satellites in the world are being built right here in Fort Wayne. Jesse Hawila explores.


Severe weather phobia

Rob Lydick digs deeper into the psychology of those who have a fear of severe storms.


Tornado walls

One scientist has proposed building walls in the U.S. to prevent tornadoes from forming. Rob Lydick explores the science behind this new theory.


Staying alert

How to get the latest severe weather alert info from the Live Doppler 15 Fury Storm Team


Safety plans

Jesse Hawila explores what to do in case severe weather strikes while your at some of Fort Wayne’s most popular attractions.


Severe weather stats

How many severe weather warnings does our area typically see in a year? Greg Shoup explains.


Severe storm outlooks

Rob Lydick explores some new changes to the severe storm outlooks issued by the Storm Prediction Center.


Making a forecast

Greg Shoup discusses the tools and methods the Live Doppler 15 Fury Storm Team uses to make a forecast.


Severe weather types

Nicholas Ferreri explains how hail, microbursts, and tornadoes form.