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      We talk a lot about how April showers bring May flowers, but what do April downpours bring? Mud. Lots and lots of mud.

      After enjoying a positively summery weather pattern the first half of this week, it's going to be hard to adjust to what's in store over the next several days, especially as we venture into the weekend. Several storm systems will be marching through the region beginning Thursday, each round of rain becoming heavier than the last.

      Thursday and Friday will bring with it the ever typical "mostly cloudy with showers" forecast most of us are used to this time of year. I anticipate the weekend forecast will cause a few more problems.

      A SOGGY WEEKEND

      A slow-moving area of low pressure will wind up through the Midwest, passing from the Kansas City, MO, area Saturday and through the U.P. of Michigan by Monday morning. At this time rain, some of which may be heavy at times, is expected to fall across much of the Hoosier State, including Northern Indiana. In fact, from Saturday through Monday evening much of the region could see anywhere from 2 to 4″ of rainfall, with 3 to 6″ of rain expected across Northwest Indiana and Illinois. It will also be breezy, with 10-20 mph sustained winds expected, often gusting to 30 or 40 mph.

      Thunderstorms are also expected from time to time as this system moves to our west. Right now the severe weather risk is low through Saturday, with the potential for severe storms Sunday. It is too soon to discuss severe specifics this far out, though, so stay tuned!

      COOLING DOWN THE FIRST WEEK OF MAY

      We've been spoiled with some pretty comfortable temperatures lately, but that's going to be put on hold through much of next week. Highs will stay in the 50s to lower 60s through the first week of May.

      See you on the news!

      Chief Meteorologist Matt Leach

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      5-Day Forecast: Fort Wayne

      Thursday
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      • 65°
      • 45°

      Showers & Storms; Windy

      Friday
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      • 67°
      • 52°

      Mostly Cloudy; PM Storms Possible

      Saturday
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      • 61°
      • 53°

      Showers & Storms

      Sunday
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      • 72°
      • 45°

      Showers & Storms

      Monday
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      • 56°
      • 43°

      Mostly Cloudy

      Currently in Fort Wayne as of

      • 68°(Feels like 68°)
      • Overcast
      • Wind: S @ 16 mph
      • Barometer: 29.47 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:42:49 am
      • Sunset: 08:32:55 pm
      • Humidity: 63
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      5-Day Forecast: Warsaw

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 63°
      • 46°

      Mostly cloudy

      Friday
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      • 65°
      • 51°

      Cloudy

      Saturday
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      • 55°
      • 46°

      Mainly cloudy and rainy

      Sunday
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      • 73°
      • 56°

      Thunderstorms

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 58°
      • 42°

      Cloudy and windy

      Currently in Warsaw as of

      • 61°(Feels like 61°)
      • Scattered Clouds
      • Wind: @ 0 mph
      • Barometer: 29.45 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:46:09 am
      • Sunset: 08:36:25 pm
      • Humidity: 94
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      5-Day Forecast: Huntington

      Thursday
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      • 65°
      • 47°

      Morning showers and thunderstorms

      Friday
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      • 66°
      • 55°

      Showers possible in the afternoon

      Saturday
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      • 57°
      • 48°

      Mainly cloudy and rainy

      Sunday
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      • 76°
      • 52°

      Showers and thunderstorms

      Monday
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      • 55°
      • 43°

      Windy with clouds

      Currently in Huntington as of

      • 66°(Feels like 66°)
      • Clear
      • Wind: S @ 7 mph
      • Barometer: 29.46 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:45:01 am
      • Sunset: 08:34:24 pm
      • Humidity: 69
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      5-Day Forecast: Kendallville

      Thursday
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      • 65°
      • 46°

      Morning thunderstorms

      Friday
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      • 65°
      • 52°

      Mostly cloudy

      Saturday
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      • 54°
      • 44°

      Rain

      Sunday
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      • 73°
      • 53°

      Thunderstorms

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 55°
      • 42°

      Windy with clouds

      Currently in Kendallville as of

      • 65°(Feels like 65°)
      • Clear
      • Wind: S @ 12 mph
      • Barometer: 29.46 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:43:02 am
      • Sunset: 08:34:33 pm
      • Humidity: 70
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      5-Day Forecast: Angola

      Thursday
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      • 65°
      • 45°

      Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 66°
      • 51°

      Mostly cloudy

      Saturday
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      • 55°
      • 43°

      Cloudy, periods of rain

      Sunday
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      • 71°
      • 56°

      Thunderstorms

      Monday
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      • 59°
      • 42°

      Cloudy and windy

      Currently in Angola as of

      • 66°(Feels like 66°)
      • Clear
      • Wind: SSE @ 9 mph
      • Barometer: 29.46 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:41:57 am
      • Sunset: 08:34:11 pm
      • Humidity: 73
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      5-Day Forecast: Bryan

      Thursday
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      • 66°
      • 46°

      Showers ending by midday

      Friday
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      • 65°
      • 53°

      Considerable cloudiness

      Saturday
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      • 56°
      • 44°

      Rain

      Sunday
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      • 74°
      • 57°

      Showers and thunderstorms

      Monday
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      • 59°
      • 43°

      Windy with morning showers

      Currently in Bryan as of

      • 68°(Feels like 68°)
      • Few Clouds
      • Wind: SSE @ 8 mph
      • Barometer: 29.5 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:40:07 am
      • Sunset: 08:31:45 pm
      • Humidity: 50
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      5-Day Forecast: Defiance

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 68°
      • 46°

      Scattered thunderstorms

      Friday
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      • 65°
      • 54°

      Considerable cloudiness

      Saturday
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      • 56°
      • 45°

      Cloudy with rain

      Sunday
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      • 76°
      • 58°

      Showers and thunderstorms

      Monday
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      • 60°
      • 43°

      Windy with showers ending

      Currently in Defiance as of

      • 68°(Feels like 68°)
      • Few Clouds
      • Wind: SSE @ 8 mph
      • Barometer: 29.5 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:39:53 am
      • Sunset: 08:31:01 pm
      • Humidity: 50
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      5-Day Forecast: Paulding

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 68°
      • 47°

      Showers ending by midday

      Friday
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      • 67°
      • 56°

      Afternoon showers

      Saturday
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      • 57°
      • 47°

      Cloudy with rain

      Sunday
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      • 78°
      • 55°

      Thunderstorms

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 58°
      • 44°

      Cloudy and windy

      Currently in Paulding as of

      • 68°(Feels like 68°)
      • Few Clouds
      • Wind: SSE @ 8 mph
      • Barometer: 29.5 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:40:52 am
      • Sunset: 08:31:14 pm
      • Humidity: 50
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      5-Day Forecast: Van Wert

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 68°
      • 47°

      Morning showers and thunderstorms, windy

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 68°
      • 57°

      Chance of afternoon showers

      Saturday
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      • 59°
      • 48°

      Cloudy, periods of rain

      Sunday
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      • 79°
      • 56°

      Windy, with thunderstorms

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 59°
      • 45°

      Cloudy and windy

      Currently in Van Wert as of

      • 70°(Feels like 70°)
      • Clear
      • Wind: S @ 15 mph, gusting to 20 mph
      • Barometer: 29.54 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:41:22 am
      • Sunset: 08:30:43 pm
      • Humidity: 31
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      5-Day Forecast: Portland

      Thursday
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      • 66°
      • 47°

      Windy with morning thunderstorms

      Friday
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      • 69°
      • 59°

      Showers possible in the afternoon

      Saturday
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      • 62°
      • 52°

      Rain with a few rumbles of thunder

      Sunday
      Sunday's Forecast Image
      • 79°
      • 58°

      Windy with showers and thunderstorms

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 61°
      • 45°

      Cloudy and windy

      Currently in Portland as of

      • 73°(Feels like 73°)
      • Few Clouds
      • Wind: S @ 14 mph, gusting to 23 mph
      • Barometer: 29.48 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:43:48 am
      • Sunset: 08:31:30 pm
      • Humidity: 53
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      5-Day Forecast: Wabash

      Thursday
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      • 64°
      • 47°

      Windy with morning thunderstorms

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 67°
      • 54°

      Afternoon showers

      Saturday
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      • 56°
      • 48°

      Mainly cloudy and rainy

      Sunday
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      • 75°
      • 56°

      Showers and thunderstorms

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 59°
      • 43°

      Windy, and mainly cloudy

      Currently in Wabash as of

      • 66°(Feels like 66°)
      • Clear
      • Wind: S @ 7 mph
      • Barometer: 29.46 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:46:35 am
      • Sunset: 08:35:44 pm
      • Humidity: 69
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      5-Day Forecast: Bluffton

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 67°
      • 47°

      Windy with showers ending

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 67°
      • 58°

      Showers possible in the afternoon

      Saturday
      Saturday's Forecast Image
      • 59°
      • 49°

      Rain and thunder

      Sunday
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      • 78°
      • 54°

      Windy with showers and thunderstorms

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 57°
      • 45°

      Cloudy and windy

      Currently in Bluffton as of

      • 66°(Feels like 66°)
      • Clear
      • Wind: S @ 7 mph
      • Barometer: 29.46 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:44:00 am
      • Sunset: 08:32:51 pm
      • Humidity: 69
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      5-Day Forecast: Marion

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 64°
      • 47°

      Windy with morning showers

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 67°
      • 57°

      Chance of afternoon showers

      Saturday
      Saturday's Forecast Image
      • 59°
      • 50°

      Rain with a few rumbles of thunder

      Sunday
      Sunday's Forecast Image
      • 77°
      • 56°

      Windy, with thunderstorms

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 59°
      • 44°

      Cloudy and windy

      Currently in Marion as of

      • 66°(Feels like 66°)
      • Broken Clouds
      • Wind: S @ 14 mph
      • Barometer: 29.48 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:46:31 am
      • Sunset: 08:34:26 pm
      • Humidity: 68
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      Regional Conditions

      Fort Wayne
      68°
      Warsaw
      61°
      Huntington
      66°
      Kendallville
      65°
      Angola
      66°
      Bryan
      68°
      Defiance
      68°
      Paulding
      68°
      Van Wert
      70°
      Portland
      73°
      Wabash
      66°
      Bluffton
      66°
      Marion
      66°

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        Matt Leach

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        Matt Leach is Chief Meteorologist of Northeast Indiana and Northwest Ohio's Weather Authority, ABC21, and a member of the National Weather Association. 

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        John Burchfield

        Since he was 12, John has aspired to become an on-air meteorologist, and in high school, built a green screen in his basement to record northwest Ohio weather forecasts.

        Since he was 12, John has aspired to become an on-air meteorologist, and in high school, built a green screen in his basement to record northwest Ohio weather forecasts.

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