Though hurricane season doesn't officially start for nearly another month, the National Hurricane Center is watching for an area of low pressure that forecasters give a 30 percent chance of becoming a subtropical storm within the next five days.
Temperatures are forecast to surge into the mid-80s Monday and Tuesday in a burst of summer-like heat, but without the high humidity that can make July and August so uncomfortable.
Baltimore began to move beyond unrest Sunday when Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake lifted a citywide curfew, the Maryland National Guard began withdrawing its forces and shoppers returned to Mondawmin Mall, which had been shuttered after looting.
Light crowds shopped at a clean and bright Mondawmin Mall on Sunday as stores reopened for the first time since looters smashed glass doors and merchandise cases and carried out armfuls of stolen goods nearly a week earlier.
After riots overtook West Baltimore on Monday, a hashtag began to appear on Twitter and other social media — #BALTIMORELOOTCREW — linking together posts that depicted pilfered prescription drugs and demolished store shelves.
Bird watchers know where sea ducks like the surf scoter breed — across Canada and Alaska — and where they spend their winters — along the U.S. coasts, in bodies of water like the Chesapeake and Delaware bays. Where they go in between is a bit of a mystery.