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National Weather Service

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  • Tornado confirmed in southern Maryland

    Tornado confirmed in southern Maryland
    A tornado was confirmed Friday in St. Mary's and Calvert counties in southern Maryland, the National Weather Service said. An EF-0 tornado, with an estimated maximum wind speed of 80 mph, moved from Compton in St. Mary's County to Cove Point in...
  • Balto. Co. schools cancel Tuesday evening high school classes due to ice threat

    Baltimore County Public School officials have canceled evening classes Tuesday because of the threat of winter weather, according to the school system's website. All other afternoon and evening activities are still being held, school officials said....
  • Some power outages could extend to Friday as ice cleanup continues

    Some power outages could extend to Friday as ice cleanup continues
    Icy rain coated the Baltimore region with a thin glaze Wednesday morning, toppling trees, slickening roads and knocking out power for about 151,000 customers statewide, though outages began falling by midday. Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. expects to...
  • Freezing rain knocks out power for about 45,000 in Baltimore County

    Freezing rain knocks out power for about 45,000 in Baltimore County
    Icy rain coated the Baltimore region with a thin glaze Wednesday morning, toppling trees, slickening roads and knocking out power for about 151,000 customers statewide, 45,000 of whom were in Baltimore County. Ice accumulations ranged from about a...
  • Power restoration could last into Friday, before weekend snow chance

    Power restoration could last into Friday, before weekend snow chance
    Some of the more than 170,000 power outages caused by a thick glaze of ice across the state Wednesday might not be repaired until Friday, utility officials said, prompting leaders in two counties to open shelters at schools that were closed for the day...
  • Outages from ice storm continue in Harford, roads reopened

    Outages from ice storm continue in Harford, roads reopened
    Harford County residents woke up again Thursday morning to closed roads, closed schools and power outages, although considerably less than what they experienced Wednesday in the aftermath of an ice storm that paralyzed much of the northern end of the...
  • Harford County should have taken a snow day [Letter]

    Harford County should have taken a snow day [Letter]
    I was outraged by Harford County's decision to open schools on Monday despite the severe weather conditions, thus putting our children, bus drivers, teachers and vehicles at risk ("Sleet, snow snares roads in Harford, closes schools early," Feb. 3). All...
  • Weekend snow forecast to be light, but more storm chances ahead

    Weekend snow forecast to be light, but more storm chances ahead
    Snowfall forecast for the Baltimore area this weekend is expected to be light, but forecasters are meanwhile eyeing storm chances ahead next week. The National Weather Service forecasts a 60 percent chance of snow Saturday afternoon, with...
  • Chance of snow in weekend forecast

    Chance of snow in weekend forecast
    The National Weather Service forecast calls for a sunny Friday in the Baltimore area with temperatures ranging from the low 30s to upper 40s, and a 50 percent chance of rain or light snow on Friday night. The forecast for Saturday through Monday is...
  • Flood watch issued ahead of heavy rain, mild temperatures Saturday

    Flood watch issued ahead of heavy rain, mild temperatures Saturday
    The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch across Central Maryland, with an inch or two of rain possible Saturday amid mild temperatures in the 50s and 60s. The heaviest rain is expected Saturday afternoon and could cause flooding in areas...
  • Cold temperatures still blanket Harford; some asked to conserve energy

    Cold temperatures still blanket Harford; some asked to conserve energy
    The polar vortex covering most of the nation is still over the Harford County area, and while the wind has died down, it's still cold outside, prompting a late arrival at schools Wednesday and a local power company to ask customers to conserve energy....
  • Dreaming of a warm holiday, regardless of the weather [commentary]

    It remains a mystery to me why Irving Berlin was dreaming of a white Christmas way back in the days when color movies were first coming into their own, but he was. Ever since Bing Crosby made his melancholy recording of the great American songsmith's...