URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Indianapolis IN 331 PM EST Fri Nov 17 2017 SUMMARY Strong low pressure will bring windy conditions to central Indiana. The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 11 AM Saturday to 1 AM EST Sunday. CITIES INCLUDED Indianapolis, Terre […]
Severe storms are possible early this morning, mainly west of Indianapolis. Storms have already produced torrential rainfall in Vigo Couny, where a flood warning was issued. This thunderstorm complex will lose intensity in the morning, but more storms will fire through the day. Storms this afternoon could be severe, mainly to the south and southeast […]
The Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory until 7pm for that part of Indiana south of a line from Muncie to Vincennes. The Advisory includes Indianapolis. It means winds could gust up to 45 mph. Even outside the Advisory area winds will continue gusting to 35-40 mph until around sunset.
March 8, 1909 – The town of Brinkley AR was struck by a tornado which killed 49 and caused 600,000 dollars damage. The tornado, which was 2/3s of a mile wide , destroyed 860 buildings. Entire families were killed as houses were completely swept away by the tornado. Tornadoes killed 64 persons and injured 671 […]
February 23, 1779 – A cold clear morning froze the still waters along the Wabash River just south of Vincennes. The ice was half-inch to three-quarters inch thick. The army under George Rogers Clark marched six miles north along the flooded Wabash, at times through the icy waters, to retake Vincennes from the British shortly […]
2:55PM: NWS will downgrade the Blizzard Warning to a Winter Weather Advisory shortly. It will still go to 7p. WLFI TV in West Lafayette is up to 3-4 inches of snow. 2:00PM: WIKI-POTEETIA: Visibility hasn’t been above a mile at Indy since before 7am. WInd chill’s been between 14-17 since then. 1:30pm: Focus of accumulating […]