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Weather

  • WEATHER JOURNAL
    Fort Wayne Climatological and precipitation information provided by the National Weather Service at 7 p.m. daily.
  • Consecutive 90-less Augusts a first, weather service says
    Fort Wayne went without a 90-degree day in August for the second consecutive year, the first time that has happened since recordkeeping began in 1912, the National Weather Service said today.
  • Thunderstorms expected today, tonight
    Scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop late this afternoon and evening, primarily west of Interstate 69, the National Weather Service said today.
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Tara Ault lays out at Northside Pool on Thursday afternoon. Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry waived the admission fee at Northside, McMillen and Memorial pools for Thursday and Friday.

Fort Wayne sets weather record

The temperature in Fort Wayne reached 106 degrees today, the National Weather Service reported.

This breaks the record high for June 28 of 102 degrees set in 1934, the weather service said in a statement.

This also ties the all-time record high temperature of 106 degrees set on June 25, 1988, July 14, 1936, and and July 22, 1934.

As of 6 p.m., Defiance, Ohio, had reached 107 degrees today, and Warsaw had reached 104, the weather service said.

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