If you have plans for this Memorial Day weekend, you might want to leave early. In fact, if you can swing it with the boss, leaving today might be a good idea. There could be more people traveling over the next few days than any previous Memorial Day weekend in a decade.
This has been the longest, most stubborn progression of spring I can recall in several decades and, as a result, a lot of fishing opportunities are just now starting to emerge. Whereas most anglers would still be waiting for the warmer spring weather, me and many of my angling friends have already been out and have caught fish this early season. Just in the past few weeks, I have had the chance to catch bass, bluegill, crappie and trout at local lakes. And there are still better options yet for
The more sunshine and warmth Orioles fans have to revel in before Friday's Opening Day game at Oriole Park in Camden Yards, the better the chances storms -- possibly severe -- could interrupt the festivities later.
Temperatures are expected to surge into the 60s and 70s Friday for Opening Day at Oriole Park at Camden Yards, but some strong storms could pop up in the afternoon and evening as a cold front approaches the region.