On Jan 3 in weather history...

1940 -- Fort Wayne's longest stretch without a sub-zero temperature, 1413 days, ended when the temperature fell to -1°. The most recent sub-zero temperature was -6° on February 19, 1936.

1950 -- A tornado produced F1 damage in Van Wert County around 5pm. Fort Wayne had its warmest January low, at 52°.

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