Fort Wayne’s role in the latest weather satellite technology

Exelis in Fort Wayne, located on the corner of Lima and Cook roads, has been instrumental in weather satellite technology for decades. They’ve played a huge role in developing, building and testing weather data tools that become part of GOES and polar orbiting satellites for about 50 years.

This great photo was sent in to WPRI in Rhode Island. (Report It/Emily Elizabeth)

Photos: Northeast snowstorm

Check out photos taken by residents of the northeast of what was predicted to be a historic snowstorm.

A man hauls farm cargo with a horse-drawn carriage in Leacock Township, Lancaster County on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. Overnight snow brought wet, slushy conditions to the area. (AP Photo/LNP Media Group, Dan Marschka)

Northeast braces for massive snowstorm

The National Weather Service called the storm “potentially historic,” it could dump 2 feet or more of snow between New York and Boston.