| Jun 11, 2013
| 7:20 AM
For much of Monday, rain remained steady yet drizzly. But twice downtown, the rainfall rate surged past an inch per hour, contributing to a one-day total of more than 3 inches -- nearly a month's worth of rain.
Rain was measured at the Inner Harbor in...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Severe storms with a history of damaging winds and a confirmed tornado sighting moved through Maryland on Thursday afternoon, potentially the second outbreak of tornadoes in four days for the state.
The Storm Prediction Center meanwhile confirmed that...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 5:33 AM
Graduations are everywhere! They have certainly been plentiful in our neighborhood. Our fifth-graders at Rodgers Forge Elementary School had their Farewell Assembly on June 13 and on June 14, Dumbarton Middle School's eighth- graders were honored at their...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:21 PM
A lightning strike injured a Cecil County zookeeper, half-dollar-sized hail fell in several counties and tornado sightings sent people scurrying for shelter from Rockville to Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Yet the worst...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:32 AM
A trio of soaking rains in the past week has pushed rainfall totals above 6 inches across Central Maryland, nearly twice the normal monthly totals.
At Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, 6.21 inches have fallen so far, with...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Tropical Storm Andrea dropped several inches of rain on the Baltimore area Friday and could bring several inches more, causing some flooding and road closures.
The rain started Thursday night, and is forecast to continue into early Saturday. As much...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 8:17 PM
A waterspout zipped across Baltimore harbor Monday afternoon, tossing pieces of a warehouse roof into the air, and at least one other tornado was reported in the area as storms brought heavy downpours and flooding.
In Fells Point, cars sat in standing...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 10:33 AM
Security checkpoints at the two busiest concourses at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport will be temporarily closed at separate times this week to allow for construction, officials said.
The two checkpoints serve airline gates for Southwest Airlines and its...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:19 PM
Erika Brannock saw flashes of yellow and orange, and she felt as if her body was falling in slow motion when the first of two homemade bombs at the Boston Marathon exploded inches away from where she stood near the finish line.
She heard people crying...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Fourteen seniors from The John Carroll School left from BWI Marshall Airport on May 18 for a week-long mission trip to Roatan, Honduras. They were accompanied by John Carroll teacher Jake Hollin, and his wife, Amy.
The students spent a week living and...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:44 AM
Meteorological spring 2013 ended with a burst of heat in Baltimore but, overall, saw normal temperatures, according to National Weather Service data. Rainfall, however, was a few inches below normal.
The average temperature from March through May was...
| May 28, 2013
| 1:04 PM
A so-called “Bermuda High” weather pattern is forecast to bring Baltimore's first prolonged heat wave of the season, according to the National Weather Service.
High pressure is expected to settle off the Atlantic Coast starting Wednesday,...