National Weather Service

Maryland weather: Windy conditions forecast Saturday as wet system departs

Maryland weather: Windy conditions forecast Saturday as wet system departs

Strong wind gusts are forecast across Maryland overnight in the wake of the weather system that brought heavy rain Thursday and scattered thunderstorms Friday.

Winds could reach 45 mph from Friday night into early Saturday morning, the National Weather Service said.

On Friday afternoon, some severe storms were tracking over southern portions of the state. Scattered rain showers and storms were forecast across the Baltimore region into the evening hours.

That is forecast on top of significant rain that caused flooding around the region Thursday night into Friday.

About 1.64 inches of rain was recorded at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport...

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