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- A resilience authority, like one in Maryland's Charles County, can seek grants, issue bonds and even levy fees to carry out expensive projects to address the effects of climate change.
- A second consecutive La Niña year should pave the way for a warmer than average winter in the Baltimore area, scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicted.
- The Baltimore area should brace for a few rounds of rain this week, forecasters said, with storms beginning Monday night.
- After a week of sunny skies, wet weather is expected to move into the Baltimore region overnight Sunday and stay through the week.
- After two days of wet conditions, cool fall weather is making its way to the Baltimore region for the next week.
- More rainfall is expected overnight Wednesday into Thursday after scattered showers and thunderstorms swept through the Baltimore region.
- The official start to fall is Wednesday, Sept. 22, also known as the autumnal equinox, although it may not feel like sweater weather in the DMV right away.
National weather news
- With rainfall likely throughout Thursday evening, the National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch for the Baltimore region.
- After several days of hot and humid weather, temperatures are expected to be slightly cooler throughout the rest of the week with Thursday’s high being 83 degrees.
- Maryland utility leaders, regulators and critics say further preparation for increasingly extreme weather depends on how much we are willing to spend to harden the power system.
- Baltimore and cities like it face tremendous challenges keeping residents safe and healthy from the threat of increasingly frequent and extreme heat waves.
- A flash flood watch is in effect in Central Maryland until 2 a.m. Thursday, with several rounds of thunderstorms expected to hit the area, forecasters say.
- Amtrak said it will resume Northeast Corridor service Friday after halting train service Thursday due to flooding from Tropical Depression Ida.
- The tornado that tore through Annapolis and Edgewater on Wednesday afternoon reached winds of up to 125 mph and traveled 11.25 miles, according to the National Weather Service.