The heat index surged to 100 degrees in Baltimore by 2 p.m., with air temperatures threatening to tie or set a record.
| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:53 PM
The season's first brief heat wave peaked at 96 degrees in Baltimore on Wednesday, missing one record but threatening another, and temperatures are expected to wane Thursday into the weekend.
Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport,...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 3:42 AM
The hottest stretch of the young summer (or late spring, technically) is expected to bring the heat index to near 100 degrees by Wednesday, with temperatures in the 90s and high humidity.
Monday was the second day to hit 90 degrees this year, and it...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:23 AM
Temperatures are forecast to hit the lower 90s Tuesday with the heat and sunshine fueling a rise in ozone pollution, prompting an air quality alert.
A "code orange" air quality alert is in effect, a hazardous level for children, the elderly and those...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 3:00 AM
A hot and muggy week is forecast to begin Monday, with sunshine, highs in the upper 80s and slight evening storm chances.
Overnight lows were expected in the 60s and close to 70 degrees in the city, surging into the mid-80s by midday. About a 30 percent...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:59 PM
More heavy rain is possible Friday evening, on top of the quick deluge from storms that flooded roadways and spawned a tornado warning in the afternoon.
A flash flood watch is in effect through 10 p.m. Flood warnings around Baltimore had expired by...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Storms that pummeled the Baltimore region Friday meant headaches for travelers at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport as flights were cancelled and delayed throughout Friday event.
As of this morning, flights at BWI had returned...