| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:40 AM
Pollen counts surged to their highest levels of the season Thursday, and could stay there for the next week or two.
Tree pollen reached 2,347 grains of pollen per cubic meter, almost twice as high as a spike in pollen a week earlier. Grass pollen has...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 7:15 AM
Rain chances for Opening Day at Oriole Park at Camden Yards may be increasing, but there is still some uncertainty on how significantly a moist system from the Gulf of Mexico could affect the region.
Even so, rain could start to clear in time for the 3:...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The National Weather Service has issued a fire weather watch across Central Maryland for Wednesday, warning of a risk of wildfire spread.
With relative humidity down around 25 percent, gusty winds up to 30 mph and dry brush and twigs, the advisory is in...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Forecasts had been growing more ominous, but rain forecast for Opening Day on Friday at Oriole Park at Camden Yards is looking more likely to clear in time for the first pitch.
The National Weather Service's Baltimore/Washington forecast office is...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 4:22 PM
From The Sun's print editions: Baltimore Sun reporter Candus Thomson offers this guest post: Chances of a white Christmas this year are about as good as the Orioles making the 2012 playoffs, gas prices dipping below $3 a gallon or......
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:22 AM
From The Sun's print editions: Baltimore Sun reporter Candus Thomson offers this guest post: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, headquartered in downtown Silver Spring, is celebrating "Heritage Week" with free programs for weather...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 11:15 AM
Maryland may not have as large a number of tornadoes as states in Tornado Alley, but it still ranks No. 3 on a new list of the top tornado states.
The state ranks highly because of its population density -- the Weather Channel has ranked the states based...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 6:10 AM
Opening Day is a week away, and little has changed in AccuWeather's long-range forecast -- the Orioles could be meeting the Minnesota Twins under drizzly skies. But the outlook isn't unanimous.
Next Friday is still a few days outside the National Weather...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:09 AM
If you had any doubt about the commitment of The Sun to providing you the most up-to-date coverage of the Orioles, all you have to do it go over to our weather blog to find out whether it might rain on Opening Day.
Opening Day, of course, is a week...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 2:23 PM
The Weather Channel's plans announced Tuesday to assign names to winter storms in the same way as hurricanes may have stirred a debate among weather forecasters.
AccuWeather.com has released a statement criticizing the move. Henry Margusity, AccuWeather'...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 11:41 AM
Run For Your Lives
Experience "The Walking Dead" live, at the Run For Your Lives 5K Obstacle Course located at Camp Ramblewood in Darlington. You can watch runners test their ability to survive the zombie apocalypse, while they try and...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 9:52 AM
A tornado with 80 mph winds moved across 1.2 miles near Jarrettsville on Friday night, National Weather Service officials confirmed Monday.
The tornado ranked as an EF-0 on the Enhanced Fujita scale, according to a report the weather service's Baltimore/...