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  • 8 inches of overnight rain floods east-central Indiana
    Heavy rains that dumped more than half a foot of rain overnight triggered widespread flooding Friday in some central and northern Indiana counties.
  • 4- to 6-inch rains reported in area
    Heavy rains of 4 to more than 6 inches were reported in parts of northeast Indiana through Friday morning, the National Weather Service said.
  • Flood warning: Huntington, Wabash, Wells
    The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for parts of Huntington, Wabash and Wells counties until 11:45 a.m. Saturday, mainly in southern areas near the Salamonie and Mississinewa rivers.

Fort Wayne sets daily snowfall record

FORT WAYNE -- Fort Wayne International Airport had received 5.5 inches of snow by 4:30 p.m. today, setting the daily snowfall record for a Jan. 5, the National Weather Service said.

Since it still was snowing, the record will go higher, the weather service said in a statement.

It said the old record was 3.5 inches set in 1954.