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Tropical Storm Lee (2011)

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  • Weather helps, hurts Chesapeake Bay grasses

    The protective underwater grasses in the Chesapeake Bay have dropped to their lowest levels since 2006, according to the latest report from Maryland and Virginia scientists. The scientists from the Chesapeake Bay Program, a regional partnership, view the...
  • State lawmakers call for deeper look into BGE's storm response

    State lawmakers call for deeper look into BGE's storm response
    State lawmakers are calling for a deeper look into Baltimore Gas & Electric's response to Hurricane Irene, which left hundreds of thousands of customers without electricity — and ratepayers and public officials fuming about the utility's restoration...
  • American Red Cross shelters open during flood emergency

    American  Red Cross shelters open during flood emergency
    Unprecedented rain from the remnants of Tropical Storm Lee, following on the heels of Hurricane Irene ten days ago, has affected thousand of South Central Pennsylvania area residents. The Red Cross is ready with a hot meal, friendly people and a warm...
  • Another day of high water and rising rivers in Maryland

    Another day of high water and rising rivers in Maryland
    After heavy rains from remnants of Tropical Storm Lee washed away bridges and roads, overwhelmed sewage systems and may have contributed to at least one Baltimore-area death, the runoff threatened to overwhelm Maryland towns along the Susquehanna River...
  • Pennsylvania Devastated by Deadly Flooding After Tropical Storm Lee

    Pennsylvania Devastated by Deadly Flooding After Tropical Storm Lee
    WEST PITTSTON, Pa. -- Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania surveyed the damage Friday caused by near-historic flooding as the remnants of Tropical Storm Lee soaked the region for another day. "Potentially thousands of homes" have been affected, Luzerne...
  • Howard County Football Power Rankings: Week 2

    Well, that didn’t take long. Any hopes of the power rankings holding up throughout the season have already been dashed. It wasn’t exactly a Buster-Douglas-knocking-out-Mike Tyson-type upset, though. It was then-No. 10 Mt. Hebron shutting out...
  • President Obama Declares Emergency for Pennsylvania.

    President Obama Declares Emergency for Pennsylvania.
    The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that an emergency exists in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and ordered federal aid to supplement commonwealth and local response efforts due to the emergency...
  • A rainy week

    A rainy week
    The remnants of Tropical Storm Lee have kept frequent showers and storms in the area over the past few days. Most areas have seen at least a few inches of rain, but some spots have received over 10" of rain just since Tuesday morning. When you add this...
  • Flood cresting lower, earlier

    Flood cresting lower, earlier
    Officials in Port Deposit said Saturday that 30 floodgates remained open at the Conowingo Dam as water steadily receded, though the town remained under its mandatory evacuation. "It's looking a lot better than yesterday," said Mike Dixon, Cecil County...
  • I'm Back & I'm Blogging!

    It's been awhile for 1) seeing some rain out there and 2) me writing a weather blog. I'll take care of #2 first. I spent a week down in Western Texas. We have family down there and interestingly it was where I worked before I came to KC some 17 years or...
  • Lee Dumps Highest Rain Totals on Virginia

    Lee Dumps Highest Rain Totals on Virginia
    The remnant moisture of Tropical Storm Lee dumped torrential rainfall over nearly two dozen states over the past week. While other regions have seen greater problems due to flooded rivers, no other state experienced greater rainfall totals than Virginia....