Caleb Saylor

Caleb Saylor joined FOX 55 as a weekend meteorologist and multi-media journalist in May 2017.

Title: Weekend Meteorologist and Multi-Media Journalist
csaylor@wfft.com

Caleb Saylor joined FOX 55 as a weekend meteorologist and multi-media journalist in May 2017.

Caleb was born and raised in New Haven, Indiana, where he grew up with a healthy curiosity about the weather.

He graduated from New Haven High School and then graduated from Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne with a degree in Mathematics Teaching.

For a brief period, Caleb taught math at Concordia Lutheran High School.
He then moved to England and taught math at the John Wallis Church of England Academy.

Caleb returned to the United States and decided to pursue his childhood curiosity about the weather.

He enrolled in the Applied Atmospheric Science Master’s program at Ball State University.

He was a member of the student media organizations and conducted research on interactions between land type and the heat stress on humans.

Caleb enjoys playing soccer and likes being out with friends and family enjoying Fort Wayne.

If you have a story idea for Caleb, e-mail him at csaylor@wfft.com.

Recent Posts by Caleb Saylor

Real Dad Talks forum helping father-figures throughout Fort Wayne

Through his job as the fatherhood program supervisor at Healthier Moms and Babies, Greggory Smith-Causey says he needed to help change the stigma that father-figures are more than just stoic and a provider.

Weather Blog: How Cold Air Funnel Clouds Form

FOX 55 Meteorologist Caleb Saylor explains how funnel clouds form after some were spotted in the Wells County area on July 12, 2020.

Kids 4 the Fort helping fund Family and Friends Fund for Southeast Fort Wayne

After watching the news surrounding the Black Lives Matter moves, Miles Clark wanted to help people of color in his community. His small effort in the beginning has turned into a community-wide initiative to help build generational wealth in Southeast Fort Wayne.

Community coming together on Saturday to help Fort Wayne Pitbull Coalition

This Saturday, you can head out to Copper Canyon in Fort Wayne and for just $5, you'll be able to enjoy live music while helping out the Fort Wayne Pitbull Coaltion, who has taken a pretty big hit thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Heat wave making it difficult to be outside for some

The heat looks to continue as we head towards the end of the work week. That means people like construction workers, the homeless and first responders have to spend more time out in the heat, making life more difficult.

New chapter in USF history as first male president leads the university

Rev. Eric Zimmer comes, most recently, from the University of Notre Dame. He's also served at the Vatican as the head of Catholic higher education throughout the English-speaking world and has been a involved in fundraising for many universities and nonprofit organizations he has been involved with throughout his career.

Expect increased DNR patrol on Indiana lakes during holiday weekend

Operation dry water is a year round initiative to raise awareness about the dangers of boating while intoxicated. If you plan to head to a lake in Indiana over the holiday weekend, you'll notice more DNR conservation officers than normal cracking down on boating while intoxicated.

Hoosier employers can't legally require workers to get microchipped

As of July 1, Indiana state law says that besides with a court order, no company can force an employee or a candidate to have a microchip implanted, injected, ingested, inhaled, or placed in their body for any reason. State representative Bob Morris says this law a necessary for privacy protection.

Fort Wayne Civic Theatre holding shows at Foellinger Outdoor Theatre

The COVID-19 pandemic forced Civic Theatre officials to re-evaluate their plan moving forward. They say after a survey, that's when they approached Fort Wayne Parks Department with an idea to host shows at the outdoor theatre.

Excessive heat could kill more Americans as the environment warms

According to a report out by Climate Central, if environmental regulations are not tightened, more excessive heat days will occur as we head towards the end of the century. This will cause an increase in heat-related deaths, especially in Northern states where people aren't as acclimated to hot temperatures.

Indiana Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 52685

Reported Deaths: 2775
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Marion12192697
Lake5764251
Elkhart372061
Allen2988135
St. Joseph223570
Hamilton1779101
Cass16519
Hendricks1482100
Johnson1366118
Porter86738
Vanderburgh8586
Tippecanoe79510
Clark72844
Madison68564
LaPorte63928
Howard61758
Bartholomew60945
Kosciusko5874
Marshall57412
Noble52628
Boone49744
LaGrange49110
Delaware48452
Jackson4813
Hancock47236
Shelby46225
Floyd42544
Monroe37528
Dubois3447
Morgan34431
Grant33426
Henry30618
Montgomery29720
Clinton2913
White28110
Warrick27929
Dearborn27723
Vigo2638
Decatur25732
Lawrence25325
Harrison22022
Greene20032
Miami1972
Jennings18012
Putnam1758
DeKalb1714
Scott1669
Wayne1656
Perry16010
Daviess15117
Jasper1422
Orange14023
Steuben1403
Ripley1357
Gibson1332
Franklin1288
Wabash1203
Carroll1142
Starke1103
Fayette1087
Whitley1086
Newton10110
Huntington932
Jefferson932
Wells841
Randolph814
Fulton791
Knox730
Jay720
Posey680
Washington681
Pulaski661
Clay655
Rush633
Spencer621
Owen541
Sullivan541
Benton510
Adams491
Brown461
Blackford412
Fountain382
Tipton361
Crawford350
Switzerland320
Parke280
Martin260
Ohio230
Vermillion200
Warren161
Pike150
Union150
Unassigned0193

Ohio Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 67995

Reported Deaths: 3069
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Franklin12574449
Cuyahoga9509400
Hamilton7179208
Lucas3110306
Marion275739
Montgomery264737
Summit2420209
Pickaway223542
Mahoning1996239
Butler194247
Columbiana140560
Stark1252116
Lorain120870
Trumbull107178
Warren106827
Clark83210
Delaware78415
Fairfield75117
Lake64322
Tuscarawas62811
Licking61913
Medina61432
Belmont57224
Clermont5327
Miami52031
Wood51551
Portage50760
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Geauga43643
Richland3926
Allen39141
Greene3809
Wayne37856
Erie30822
Mercer30410
Holmes2645
Huron2643
Darke26126
Madison2309
Ottawa21924
Athens2011
Sandusky18015
Coshocton1554
Ross1543
Washington14920
Putnam14615
Crawford1405
Jefferson1322
Morrow1291
Hardin12512
Union1191
Auglaize1124
Muskingum1061
Preble961
Lawrence930
Clinton922
Hancock921
Monroe8917
Hocking848
Guernsey834
Scioto800
Ashland782
Shelby784
Williams772
Logan731
Carroll713
Fulton710
Wyandot665
Brown621
Champaign601
Knox591
Fayette580
Highland581
Defiance563
Perry501
Van Wert501
Seneca432
Henry380
Paulding350
Jackson320
Pike290
Adams282
Vinton232
Gallia211
Noble140
Harrison131
Meigs130
Morgan130
Unassigned00
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