| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Update: There's a severe thunderstorm warning until 7 p.m. for parts of Arundel, Howard and Baltimore counties. The excessive heat warning was cancelled after storms rolled through the area.
Friday is forecast to bring one last full day of a heat wave...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:27 PM
The National Weather Service says it will feel like 105 degrees in some areas around Baltimore Tuesday, and several health departments throughout the region issued advisories about a heat wave that's expected to last all week.
The weather service said a...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:47 AM
With a heat wave descending over much of the East Coast this week, Harford County is joining the rest of the Baltimore area in making cooling centers available a local library branches.
The county government announced Monday that all library branches...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Temperatures are expected to surge into the upper 90s starting Monday, with highs staying around there through the week. The heat index is expected to top 100 degrees.
It's not just the high temperatures -- dew points in the 70s are expected to make...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:36 PM
The National Weather Service says temperatures this week will be in the upper 90s, and the heat index for the region – factoring in those temperatures and also humidity – will make it feel well over 100 degrees.
Annapolis will open a cooling...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 3:19 PM
6:19 P.M. UPDATE: The flash flood watch across the region has been canceled. Rainfall topped an inch downtown, and neared it at BWI Airport, but the heaviest rain fall south and southwest of Baltimore.
Some rainfall totals around the region, according...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 2:26 PM
It comes as no surprise to those who live, work and try to play ball in Harford County that June was a very wet and stormy month. It was historically wet with the most rainfall for June since the legendary storm Agnes passed through in 1972.
And the area...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 5:41 PM
Sixty-five people were treated for heat-related illness at Baltimore's African American Festival over the weekend, as city health officials declared Sunday the first Code Red heat alert day of 2013.
The heat index topped 104 degrees Sunday, with...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:05 PM
The National Weather Service has added three short-lived tornadoes in Virginia and Maryland to the two it had already confirmed during storms June 13 in Montgomery and St. Mary's counties.
All were rated EF-0 on the Enhanced Fujita scale, the weakest...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:41 PM
The National Weather Service said a tornado crossed much of southern St. Mary's County during Thursday afternoon storms -- the second twister confirmed in the state that day and the second in four days for St. Mary's.
A tornado classified as an EF-0...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 2:55 PM
5:55 p.m. update: The tornado watch has been canceled for Central Maryland.
The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch across most of Maryland on Thursday until 10 p.m.
Thunderstorms are again likely in the afternoon, possibly turning severe....
| Jun 17, 2013
| 8:23 AM
I think we can all agree last week's weather was pretty crazy, even by Maryland standards.
There was a pretty apocalyptic-looking storm Thursday morning, followed by sunshine as though nothing ever happened.
Then, when the really bad storm was...