Weather & Climate
bush heavily laden with snow
Indiana likely will be mild and dry early this winter and then return to more normal weather later in the season, the Indiana State Climate Office says.
Current flood models do not account for cities' impact on local rainfall patterns, an oversight that could lead to significantly underestimating the severity and frequency of floods in urban areas, a Purdue study finds.
Purdue University projects improving usability of climate information for Midwest agriculture and taking regional approaches to economic development in rural Indiana have earned National Institute of Food and Agriculture Partnership Awards.
image of healthy soybeans
Indiana's soybean harvest was proceeding ahead of schedule with few complications, wrapping up an eventful growing season that began with record rains and flooding but which appears to be ending with near-normal yields and drier-than-normal conditions, a Purdue Extension soybean specialist says.