| Oct 3, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Harford County farmers are working out new plans for their upcoming harvest season as a late summer dry spell has kept water levels low across Maryland.
Both grain and produce farmers are hoping for a few days of rain to ensure good, quality crops...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Tropical Storm Karen is expected to make landfall somewhere between New Orleans and Panama City Beach, Fla., this weekend, and beyond that, could bring much-needed moisture to the mid-Atlantic.
The storm is forecast to reach the Carolinas as a...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 11:28 AM
A possible government shutdown starting Tuesday would cause federal agencies in Maryland to close or seriously cut back operations, resulting in significant hardship for federal workers, as well as declining economic output and lower tax revenue for the...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Baltimore dropped into the 40s for the first time since May early Sunday.
Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, the point of record for Baltimore, hit 47 degrees about 7 a.m. That was the coldest since the airport hit 46...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 7:34 AM
A front bringing some showers overnight Tuesday into Wednesday morning is ushering in some cold air -- cold enough to keep the region below 60 degrees for a week and possibly to bring fall's first frost for much of the immediate Baltimore suburbs....
| Oct 14, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Baltimore's stretch of rain from late last Wednesday night through early Sunday poured a deluge that came a quarter of an inch from matching Hurricane Sandy's rainfall total in the area.
Sandy brought 6.67 inches of rain to Baltimore-Washington...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:27 PM
The deluge intensified Friday, with more than 3 inches of rain on top of the pools that formed across Maryland on Thursday, flooding roadways, clogging drains and requiring rescues from trapped vehicles.
The wet weather is forecast to stretch into the...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 7:15 AM
Baltimore, Annapolis, Washington, D.C., and surrounding suburbs were under a freeze warning early Friday, though temperatures did not quite get that cold in many areas. Afternoon highs were forecast in the mid-50s.
The National Weather Service...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 9:51 AM
After a series of busted snow forecasts last winter, the National Weather Service's Baltimore/Washington forecast office is adjusting its forecasts in the months ahead to better communicate snowfall uncertainty.
Efforts to do so began last year when the...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Since people like to think fall is upon us once Labor Day passes and the humidity drops, making this week's burst of heat an Indian Summer. But there is a technical definition of the term, and this week's weather doesn't meet it.
Sources from the...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:15 AM
Looking forward to one last weekend at the beach, or enjoying the Grand Prix of Baltimore? It's possible some storms could interrupt your fun, though it depends on whose forecast you're reading.
At the beach, the National Weather Service is calling...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 7:11 AM
The National Weather Service's local forecast office is training more people to join its network of severe weather spotters, who help meteorologists observe and predict hazardous weather.
Baltimore County government is hosting meteorologists from the...