| Jun 29, 2014
| 12:06 AM
For the past week, Robert Suhay has often imagined sailing the Chesapeake Bay, visualizing various tide patterns, weather conditions and landmarks as he tames the vast body of water. That mental exercise has helped the long-distance sailor keep his...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 1:56 PM
A "good Samaritan" rescued multiple passengers onboard a 45-foot cabin cruiser that caught fire and sank off Ocean City over the weekend, the U.S. Coast Guard reported.
On Sunday, Coast Guard officials said, a boat named the Sea Witch caught fire and a...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Flood warnings were issued across the Baltimore region Friday afternoon with two or three inches of rain expected on top of more than 2 inches that fell Thursday, according to the National Weather Service.
Flood warnings were issued across the Baltimore...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 2:40 PM
As Sandy pounds the mid-Atlantic coast Monday, the Baltimore region is bracing for gale-force winds and flooding.
The area remains under a flood watch through Tuesday evening, with coastal flooding expected late Monday into Wednesday morning,...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 8:15 PM
The National Weather Service issued coastal flood warnings for many parts of Maryland until 8 a.m. Wednesday.
The affected areas are southern Baltimore County and Harford, Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles and St. Mary's counties.
Baltimore and Harford...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 11:13 AM
Every four years, presidential candidates tell the American people that this election is a turning point for the country. This year they might actually be right. To be sure, there are always differences between candidates. On a range of issues, from...
| Sep 29, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Forecasters are warning that a new tropical storm near Cuba this morning will merge with low pressure forming off the southeastern U.S. overnight to bring Central Maryland 2 to 4 inches of rain tonight and Thursday, with up to 6 inches in......
| Jan 28, 2011
| 4:22 PM
The Sun's print subscribers will get a bonus with their Sunday papers this weekend as the paper unveils a bigger, more colorful and informative weather feature.As the newspaper continues to rebound from a long period of downsizing, it's now the weather...
| May 8, 2012
| 12:05 PM
The coastal flood advisory that has been in effect for parts of the Chesapeake Bay the last two mornings is a result of the full moon and sustained winds, according to the National Weather Service.
Tides a foot higher than normal are expected, and have...
| May 18, 2012
| 7:48 AM
Small craft advisories are a common occurrence on the Chesapeake Bay, so take note that tomorrow begins the National Weather Service’s Safe Boating Week, in partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard and other groups.
The weather service will...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Hurricane season may still be months away, but the threat of flooding is already on the rise in Maryland, as documented by the latest reports on climate change released this week. Rising sea levels have raised the risk of coastal flooding, particularly...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 12:45 PM
We have a mystery on our hands — and an error to report — here on the Maryland Weather blog. I’ve received questions from astute reader Bob West in Ellicott City about dramatic fluctuation in Chesapeake Bay water temperatures, at least...