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Tornadoes and Wind Storms

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  • Saturday's storm spawned 2 tornadoes, one waterspout

     
    The National Weather Service has investigated Saturday's afternoon thunderstorm damage across Baltimore and Harford counties and they are now reporting there were TWO small tornadoes, plus a waterspout over the Chesapeake Bay east of Anne Arundel County....
  • So, did I miss anything?

     
    Just back from vacation, and I'm looking over the weather data for the last two weeks in Baltimore. It would seem that my record for altering the weather is intact. Let me explain...On March 28 I wrote an article for The......
  • NWS reports on Frederick Co. tornadoes

     
    Still catching up on the violent weather that occurred while I was on vacation, including two tornadoes that touched down in Frederick County on Friday, July 31.Investigators from the National Weather Service found evidence of two separate tornadoes in...
  • Weds. storm drops baseball-sized hail

     
    Severe thunderstorms rolling across southern Maryland yesterday produced a number of funnel clouds and what witnesses described as baseball-sized hail. Here are details from Steve Zubrick, science and operations officer for the National Weather Service...
  • NWS investigating S. Md. storm damage

     
    Meteorologists from the National Weather Service's regional forecast office in Sterling, Va. were en route to Southern Maryland this morning to investigate storm damage reports for evidence of a possible tornado.Sterling's Kevin Witt said the office had...
  • An account of deadly 1926 La Plata tornado

     
    Steve Zubrick, science and operations officer at the National Weather Service in Sterling, Va., has sent me a link to an historic National Weather Service report on the Nov. 9, 1926 tornado that swept across parts of Charles and Prince George's......
  • NWS: Marbella wind storm Tues. was EF-0 tornado

     
    The violent wind storm that blew through parts of Charles and Calvert counties before dawn on Tuesday produced what the National Weather Service has described as a "brief, weak tornado." It was rated an EF-0 on the Enhanced Fujita Scale.The......
  • April 5 damage in Arundel caused by EF-0 tornado

     
    Observers from the National Weather Service's regional forecast office in Sterling, Va. say minor wind damage April 5 in eastern Prince George's County and western Anne Arundel County southeast of Crofton was caused by a "brief, weak" tornado.The twister,...
  • Tornadoes confirmed during Saturday's storms

     
    Saturday's stormy weather has produced at least 4 tornado touchdowns in Maryland, according to the National Weather Service. An EF-0 tornado with maximum 70-80 mph winds touched down 3 miles southeast of Unionville in Frederick County, according to a...
  • Travel delays likely Saturday in heavy rain

     
    That's a cold rain falling outside this Saturday morning,. And it appears it's just the beginning. Forecasters are predicting 1 to 2 inches of rain in Central Maryland, with more just to our west.The storm is expected to slow traffic......
  • Tornado Warnings approach Baltimore

     
    Tornado Warnings have been posted for portions of Baltimore's Suburbs. Funnel clouds have been reported in Howard and PG counties:...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FORBALTIMORE...HOWARD AND CARROLL COUNTIES...AT 745 PM EDT...NATIONAL...