Saturday storms brought wind gusts of 70 mph to a few places in northern Indiana. No big severe weather to report from Central Indiana, with just some small hail Saturday evening in Vigo County.
More than three-quarters of an inch fell in Indianapolis Thursday evening. Storms brought wind gusts of 51mph in Terre Haute and 53 mph in Bloomington. Trees weredowned in Knox, Greene, Monroe, Jackson, and Tippecanoe counties. Heavy rain soaked Spencer in Owen county, where 3.30 inches was reported. Golf ball size hail (1.75″ diameter) fell in […]
Can you see the forest for the trees? The latest US Drought Monitor still shows the state in a state of drought, but the picture has improved again from a week ago. Once we’re out of the forest, we *may* look back at August as the turning point in an overall warm and dry pattern. […]
Here’s the Indiana Drought Monitor map, which shows generally drier conditions down south. Areas south of a line from around Lafayette to around New Castle are in a drought. The darker brown areas indicate a severe drought, and that area has expanded recently. That area is centered on a Vigo County to Morgan County line […]