| Feb 8, 2013
| 1:05 PM
I'm not keen on anthropomorphizing nature, a tendency best left to nineteenth-century poets: Shelley, Wordsworth, that element.
So I grit my teeth and endure the National Weather Service's practice of naming tropical storms and hurricanes. It's a well-...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 2:26 PM
With a parade on Tuesday, the city will celebrate a world championship that was Baltimore to the bone — perfectly imperfect, an overachievement by an underdog and a surprise to sneering outsiders.
"I tell you what, we don't make it easy," said...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 10:37 AM
Forecasters have been watching models that show a stormy pattern emerging next week, but some don't expect cold air will stretch far enough south to bring snow to Maryland.
It's too early to predict a precise reach of any storm, but a "well organized...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 12:54 PM
Christmas is a time to say, I love you; so says Canadian rock star Billy Squire. It's a season when bells will be ringing, according to Southern California's Eagles. Notably, it's the season when Bing Crosby and countless others have been dreaming of a...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Tree pollen levels surged to "very high" levels in the Baltimore area Thursday and Friday, though rain and thunderstorms could bring a respite Friday evening.
The allergens reached a saturation of 1,481 grains per cubic meter of air Thursday and 1,112...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 10:17 AM
The massive snowstorm that blanketed Baltimore and much of the northeast in February 2010 garnered the name "Snowmageddon" from social media users suffering from extreme cabin fever. This winter, how about storms named Brutus, Iago, Helen or even Q?...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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......