March arrives at midnight with both the promise of spring and a risk of relapse into winter. Daylight-saving time resumes at 2 a.m. on the 8th. Spring arrives at 6:45 a.m. on the 20th. Venus leaves the evening sky by the 25th. Average highs climb to 59 degrees, lows to 38. Who recalls 1940's "Palm Sunday Storm?" It dropped 22 inches on March 29.
For the record
A weather comment in Saturday's editions misstated the year of the 22-inch Palm Sunday Snowstorm in Baltimore. It happened on March 29, 1942.THE BALTIMORE SUN REGRETS THE ERROR