Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Wayne International Airport (KFWA)

Lat: 40.97°NLon: 85.21°WElev: 797ft.

Light Rain Snow Fog/Mist

35°F

2°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 17 Jan 3:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Wayne IN

Winter Storm Watch January 19, 04:00am until January 20, 04:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 8pm, then a slight chance of drizzle between 8pm and midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Cloudy

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 1pm. High near 27. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow before 1am.  Patchy blowing snow before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 13.

    Cold

    High: 13 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10.

    Cold

    High: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 8pm, then a slight chance of drizzle between 8pm and midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow after 1pm. High near 27. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow before 1am. Patchy blowing snow before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 13.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Wayne IN
 41.06°N 85.14°W (Elev. 0 ft)
2:45 pm EST Jan 17, 2019
4pm EST Jan 17, 2019-6pm EST Jan 23, 2019
 
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