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The week ahead: May 29, 2023

May 30, 2023
Summer heat making a big entrance as we open the month of June - plus dry conditions look to continue for a while.

The week ahead: May 22, 2023

May 22, 2023
The last full week of May produces some beautiful weather with warming temperatures as we head into the holiday weekend.

The week ahead: May 15, 2023

May 15, 2023
Seasonable temperatures with a few rain chances over the next 8-10 days should make for some pleasant mid-May weather. Here's at look at the forecast ahead for the week of...

The week ahead: May 8 , 2023

May 08, 2023
Temperatures have finally turned the corner to much more mild levels. Several rain and storm opportunities are heading our way this week.

The week ahead: May 1, 2023

May 01, 2023
Welcome to the month of May! A very cool and raw start to the month, but some signs of late Spring life will return later this week!

The week ahead: April 24, 2023

April 24, 2023
Temperatures looking cool for the last week of the month, with some precipitation chances returning for the end of the week.

The week ahead: April 17, 2023

April 17, 2023
A bit of a roller coaster ride temperature wise over the next week, with a few chilly days, and some really mild days, too! Some storm chances return by the...

The week ahead: April 10, 2023

April 10, 2023
Temperatures continue to warm for much of this week with relatively quiet conditions. Some rain chances could return near the end of the extended.

The week ahead: April 3, 2023

April 03, 2023
After our significant severe weather event over the weekend, we're keeping an eye out for another round of strong storms this week. My latest update in this weeks look ahead...

The week ahead: March 27, 2023

March 27, 2023
Cooler start to the week, with a gradual warm up heading into the weekend.

The week ahead: March 20, 2023

March 20, 2023
Big swings in temperatures this week, and late week rain will likely bring some changes for the weekend. Here's the forecast for the last full week of March.

The week ahead: March 13, 2023

March 13, 2023
Big swings in temperatures this week, with snow chances early on, and rain moving in for part of you St. Patrick's Day festivities. Here's the forecast for the week ahead.

The week ahead: March 6, 2023

March 06, 2023
A very mild start to the week before we flip the pattern. Much colder temperatures look to stick around for a while starting Tuesday. Here's a look at the forecast...

The week ahead: February 27, 2023

February 27, 2023
Another round of strong winds with rain and storms to open up this week. Mild temperatures continue for several days, and the possibility for snow late week? A busy forecast...

The week ahead: February 20, 2023

February 20, 2023
Spring-like temperatures continue for much of this week, along with a chance for heavy and and another dose of strong winds. Here's my latest forecast!

The week ahead: February 13, 2023

February 13, 2023
Mild temperatures look to hang around for much of the week, with a rain and storm chances too. Here's a look at this week's forecast.

The week ahead: February 6, 2023

February 06, 2023
Mild temperatures continue for much of this week, with several rain opportunities. Here's the latest forecast for the week ahead.

The week ahead: January 30, 2023

January 30, 2023
Here's a look at the forecast for the week of January 30, 2023.

SNOW TALK: January 24, 2023

January 24, 2023
Winter storm warnings are in place over much of central Indiana for Wednesday. Here's my latest forecast with timing and snowfall amounts.

SNOW TALK: January 23, 2023

January 23, 2023
We're tracking another winter system moving into the state this week. Here's the latest updates from Storm Track 8.

The week ahead: January 16, 2023

January 16, 2023
Here's the detailed forecast for the week of January 16th, 2023.

January 2023

January 11, 2023
Happy New Year! We're taking a look back at the weather for 2022, and looking ahead at what to expect for the month of January.

Snow talk: December 22, 2022

December 22, 2022
We continue to our winter storm that arrives later this evening. Here's our update on snow totals, timing, and brutal wind chills that are heading our way.

Snow talk: December 21, 2022

December 21, 2022
Here's out latest update for the upcoming winter system moving into the state this week, including timing, snow amounts, and frigid temperatures moving in for the holiday weekend.

Snow talk: December 20, 2022

December 20, 2022
We're tracking a potent winter storm system moving in for the end of the week that will cause some major travel headaches for the upcoming holiday weekend. I'm walking you...

Snow talk: December 19th, 2022

December 19, 2022
We're keeping an eye on an impactful system heading our way at the end of the week that could create some big problems for holiday travel.

December 2022

December 14, 2022
We're looking back at the the month of November as well as the Fall season of 2022. We're also looking ahead to the month of December with some historical events...

December 10-11 tornado outbreak

December 07, 2022
It's been 1 year since the deadliest December tornado outbreak in our nations history. 71 tornados were confirmed from this event, and even some severe weather was noted here in...

What’s with the wind?

November 29, 2022
We've had some pretty windy days as of late. So why has it been so windy? We're looking at what causes the wind, and what causes it to get so...

Lake-effect snow and holiday travel forecast

November 21, 2022
Parts of western New York picked up over 6 feet of snow over the weekend. We're looking back at the historical event. Plus, a lot of people are planning to...

November 17 outbreak

November 16, 2022
This week marks the 9th anniversary of the largest tornado outbreak to strike the state of Indiana. In this week's podcast, Meteorologist Steven Diana joins me to walk us through...

Veterans Day tornado outbreak – 20 year anniversary

November 09, 2022
A rare, late season outbreak of tornadoes occurred 20 years ago this week. A total of 88 tornadoes hit 17 states in what is called the Veterans Day Weekend Tornado...

November 2022

November 02, 2022
Welcome to the month of November! We're taking a look back at the month of October, and what we can expect coming up this month, plus some crazy historical weather...

A new satellite launching soon

October 26, 2022
The next in the Joint polar satellite system (JPSS) is launching into space on November 1st, and will help with delivering more accurate forecast and climate data. We're looking at...

October snow

October 19, 2022
We came very close to tying a record for earliest snow of the season this year. I'm looking back at 1989, the snowiest October on record here in Indianapolis.

Severe storms in October

October 12, 2022
Meteorologist Steven Diana is in for Marcus this week - taking a look at past severe weather events for the month of October.

October 2022 Preview

October 05, 2022
From severe weather to snow - the month of October can give us just about anything and everything in terms of weather here in central Indiana. I'm looking back at...

Hurricane Ian

September 27, 2022
Hurricane Ian looks to take aim on the west coast of Florida this week, potentially as a major hurricane. We're talking the latest track and impacts.

Crashing into an Asteroid

September 26, 2022
Special podcast this week with a cool project from NASA called DART. They will crash into an asteroid, attempting to alter its orbit. We spoke with an official from NASA...

September 20, 2002 tornado outbreak

September 21, 2022
20 years ago the longest track tornado occurred in the state of Indiana. This week, we are taking a look back at the September 20, 2002 tornado outbreak.

Rare tropical system in California

September 14, 2022
Tropical storm Kay played an impact for parts of southern California this past weekend - an area known for it's beautiful weather. I'm looking at what happened and how unusual...

August and Summer recap

September 07, 2022
Summer 2022 is in the books! I'm taking a look at where the numbers stack up historically, plus an update on the Atlantic hurricane season as we hit the peak...

September 2022 preview

August 31, 2022
Meteorological Fall begins as we open up the month of September. I'm looking ahead at what to expect this month, along with some historical weather events that have happened.

30 year anniversary of Andrew

August 24, 2022
It's been 30 years since one of the strongest and costliest hurricanes made landfall in the United States. We're taking a look back at Hurricane Andrew.

Big boom over Utah

August 17, 2022
There was some loud booms heard over parts of Utah over the weekend. What was it? We're taking a look with the help of some weather tools.

Drought update and Kentucky flooding

August 10, 2022
Recent rains have helped out the drought situation across the state of Indiana, and an update to the ongoing flooding issues in eastern Kentucky.

August 2022 preview

August 03, 2022
We're looking back at the month of July and taking a look ahead at what to expect for the month of August.

Areal flood vs. flash flood

July 27, 2022
Recapping some historic flooding in St. Louis this week, plus breaking down the difference between an areal flood and a flash flood.

Record heat in Europe

July 20, 2022
It's been a pretty hot summer for us, but unprecedented heat is being recorded for much of western Europe. I'm also looking at how the drought conditions are impacting agriculture...

Comparing our drought to 2012

July 13, 2022
Our pattern continues to run dry, but how bad is it? The last significant drought around central Indiana was back in 2012. How does this year compare to that drought?...

July 2022 preview

July 06, 2022
Coming off an exceptionally dry June, we look ahead to the hottest month of the year in central Indiana to see if we can break up the building drought. Plus,...

Dry stretch continues

June 29, 2022
Much of the state is considered abnormally dry, and our June will likely wrap up as one of the top 10 driest on record. Drought conditions are continuing to build...

Is a drought building?

June 22, 2022
We've gone several days without rain with some pretty intense heat across the state over the last week. June is typically the wettest month of the year, but 2022 has...

Mid-June severe weather history

June 15, 2022
June is one of the most active months of the year for severe weather in central Indiana. Meteorologist Steven Diana is in for Marcus this week to talk about two...

June 2, 1990, tornado outbreak

June 08, 2022
The June 2, 1990, outbreak remains the largest tornado event in Indiana's history, which happened 32 years ago last week. I'm taking a look back at the event, and what...

June 2022 preview

June 02, 2022
June is typically one of the more active month's for precipitation and severe weather. We're looking ahead at what to expect this month, plus looking back at some significant severe...

Indy 500 and weather

May 25, 2022
The end of the month of May means it's time to go racing! Weather has had a big impact on several Indianapolis 500's. So how often do we see rain...

May 18, 1927 tornado

May 18, 2022
This week in weather history, a devastating tornado tornado tore through the heart of Indianapolis, injuring over 150 people, and creating destruction from the west side, to downtown, to Irvington.

Lunar eclipse this weekend

May 11, 2022
Summer temps means some good weather conditions for some celestial viewing. A lunar eclipse will be visible this weekend, plus an update on the horrible wildfires taking place in the...

May 2022

May 04, 2022
It's the month of May in central Indiana, which means racing and storms. We're looking back at some historical May weather events, and what to expect this month.

Is tornado alley moving?

April 27, 2022
It's the 11 year anniversary of the historic April 27th tornado outbreak, and an interesting study suggests tornado alley has moved.

Meet Ryan Morse

April 20, 2022
We're excited to introduce our newest meteorologist here at WISH-TV! Meet Ryan Morse, who you can find working weekend evenings!

Storm talk: April 13

April 13, 2022
Severe storms are likely across much of the state Wednesday evening. Here's the latest forecast on the severe weather threats for the area, along with the timing of storms.

Storm talk: April 12

April 12, 2022
Severe storms are likely across central Indiana on Wednesday, April 13th. Here's my latest forecast including the timing of the storms and the threats you should look out for.

April preview

April 06, 2022
We're heading into the heart of Spring and severe weather season. I'm taking a look back at the month of March, and what's ahead for the month of April.

Storm talk: March 30th

March 30, 2022
Wind advisory in place for much of the day, plus severe weather chances across the Midwest Wednesday evening. Here's my latest thinking on timing and the severe weather threats to...

Southern severe storms this week

March 28, 2022
Severe weather season goes into full swing along the Gulf coast. For the second week in a row, the possibility of a severe weather outbreak is in play. Parts of...

My storm chase (replay)

March 23, 2022
We're on break this week! Coming off of severe weather preparedness week, I thought it would be a good time to replay episode 14, which was about my storm chase...

Severe weather preparedness week 2022

March 16, 2022
The week of March 13-19 is severe weather preparedness week in Indiana. In this week's podcast, we're getting you ready for the severe weather season.

Snow talk: March 10

March 10, 2022
A late season snow system will bring another round of snow accumulation and bitter cold temperatures starting Friday. Here's our latest update on what to expect.

Snow talk: March 9

March 09, 2022
A late season winter system will bring another round of accumulating snow to parts of central Indiana, along with bitter cold temperatures for the weekend. Here's our latest update on...

Welcome to meteorological Spring!

March 02, 2022
It's the month of March! In the weather world, March brings us the official start to meteorological Spring. We're taking a look back at what was an active and snowy...

Snow talk: February 24

February 24, 2022
Round number two of snow, sleet and freezing rain will moving in for Thursday afternoon and evening, and could make a mess of the evening commute. Here's our latest forecast...

Snow talk: February 23

February 23, 2022
We're tracking another winter system that will bring the threat for freezing rain, sleet and snow for most of the state this week. Here's the latest update on what to...

Snow talk: February 22

February 22, 2022
Snow talk! Another round of winter weather moves in for Thursday of this week. Here's our latest update on what to expect with this next winter sysetm.

Another system brings rain and snow

February 16, 2022
We're tracking another potent storm system for Thursday. Heavy rain could lead to flooding, with some parts of the state potentially seeing several inches of snow. There's even a severe...

Recap of early February snow and looking ahead to the rest of the month

February 09, 2022
We're coming off the biggest snowfall of the season, and it was long overdue for many areas of Indiana. I'm taking a look back at how the forecast played out,...

February 2nd winter storm latest

February 02, 2022
Much of the state is now under a winter storm warning. I'm looking at the timing of rain changing to snow, and any changes we've made to the forecast as...

PODCAST: Snow on the way

February 01, 2022
Our first significant snow of the season is taking aim on the state this week. Meteorologist Steven Diana joins me discuss snow, ice and impacts.

What’s the difference between snow, sleet and freezing rain?

January 26, 2022
Winter forecasting can be tough. It's not always about how much snow we could see, but sometimes it's about what type of precipitation we are going to get. So what...

2021 recap and looking at January

January 19, 2022
We're back it! Quick look back on an interesting 2021 in central Indiana, and looking at some fascinating weather events that are notable during the month of January.

What happens next after no December snow?

December 29, 2021
December is typically the 2nd snowiest month of the year for Indianapolis, but to this point, we've only picked up a trace of snowfall for the month. So what does...

Dreaming of a white Christmas

December 23, 2021
This time of year seems to be when most are totally fine with seeing snow - right around the Christmas holiday, but white Christmas' are a little more rare than...

Winter weather 2021-22

December 15, 2021
National Weather Service Indianapolis Senior Meteorologist Mike Ryan joins me for his winter weather forecast. We also spend some time talking about the historical severe weather outbreak that happened last...

Beware of the hype

December 08, 2021
As we move into the winter season, talk of snow usually ramps up, as do some unrealistic snowfall social media forecasts. Here's what you need to be aware of and...

December outlook

December 01, 2021
Welcome to the month of December. Ice storms, blizzards, and even tornadoes all have a history on the final month of the year. We're taking a look at what to...

November 1992 tornado outbreak

November 24, 2021
Last week we talked about the most recent November tornado outbreak. This week, Steven Diana breaks down one of the largest November tornado outbreaks across the country. This is the...

November 17th 2013 Outbreak

November 17, 2021
It's the 8 year anniversary of one of the largest tornado outbreaks in Indiana. Steven Diana joins me talking about the significance of that day, and I share my memories...

Winter weather preparedness week

November 10, 2021
The second week of November is all about getting you prepared for winter weather.

November outlook

November 03, 2021
This month can provide a wide variety of weather, from sunshine, to severe weather outbreaks, to snow. Here's a look at what's ahead for the month of November.

Atmospheric rivers and bomb cyclones

October 27, 2021
The national media loves to jump on weather buzz words like "polar vortex", "atmospheric river", and "bomb cyclone" What are these? Are they real? I take a look at the...

When do we see frost?

October 20, 2021
As we approach the end of October, it's usually the time we start seeing frosty morning and our first round of freezing temperatures. How does frost form and when? Join...

The Colors of Fall

October 13, 2021
What makes all of the beautiful colors of the fall season? I talk about the science behind the changing colors of the fall foliage, plus when you can expect to...

October outlook

October 06, 2021
The month of October can produce 80° temperatures, to severe weather, to several inches of snow. It's a big month of change. Here's a preview of what to expect.

Space (weather), the final frontier

September 29, 2021
A question that is often asked when I go and talk to elementary students is about seasons, and more specifically, if other planets have seasons like we do here on...

30% chance means what to you?

September 22, 2021
I watched a TikTok video not long ago, that has since gone viral, that described what the percentages attached to rain chances means. It was completely wrong. When I went...

September outlook

September 15, 2021
September is most certainly a transitional month, as we slowly start to make our way from summer heat to crisp autumn days. Here's what you can expect weather wise for...

Ida part 2

September 08, 2021
Ida made headlines as it made landfall as the 5th strongest hurricane to hit the U.S., but it created even bigger problems as a post-tropical system in the northeast. Let's...

Tracking Ida

September 01, 2021
On the 16 year anniversary of one of the worst hurricane's in U.S. history, Ida made landfall as a move powerful storm than Katrina. Here's an update on what happened,...

5 years since the Kokomo tornado outbreak

August 25, 2021
Hard to believe it's been 5 years since our last real tornado outbreak in our state. This one was unusual, because it was very much unexpected. Steven Diana joins Marcus...