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Frederick County (Maryland)

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  • Frost Advisory posted for Western Maryland

     
    Here we go. Cold weather is upon us. With skies clearing, radiational cooling will sink temperatures in the northern and western counties tonight, while dew points fall into the mid-30s. So the National Weather Service has posted Frost Advisories for...
  • Finally, a bit of rain for Western Maryland

     
    Sunday into Monday, it was mostly Central Maryland and parts of the Eastern Shore that saw quenching rains to ease the long summer's dry weather and drought. The extremely parched regions west of Frederick were mostly left out.But the rains that......
  • Third of Maryland now in drought

     
    The new Drought Monitor map, released Thursday morning, shows that nearly a third of Maryland is now in "moderate" to "extreme" drought, with the most serious drought in Western Maryland. Southern Maryland and the Lower Eastern Shore are also struggling...
  • Overnight rains welcome, but spotty

     
    The thunderstorms that moved across the region overnight dropped some considerable rain on some spots, and little to none in others. The lightning, at least, provided everyone with some entertainment.The photo above was shot by Bill Stifler, our ace...
  • July redux ... heat and humidity return

     
    If you liked July's weather in Central Maryland, you're going to love this week's forecast. The National Weather Service is calling for highs in the 90s all week - straight through next Sunday, if they're on target.That would bring the......
  • Try not to breathe today

     
    Plenty of heat and sunshine today, coupled with millions of internal combustion engines, will generate some pretty nasty pollution in the air we're breathing. Code Orange air quality alerts have been issued for the entire region - from Northern Virginia...
  • Unionville, Md., holds a world weather record

     
    FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:It slipped by me while I was on vacation. But July 4 was the 54th anniversary of the day in 1956 when little Unionville, in Frederick County, recorded the heaviest one-minute rainfall on record — anywhere. Weather......
  • Consider us lucky as storm targets NY, NE

     
    Forecasters are still expecting several inches of snow and plenty of wind for Maryland as the latest coastal storm gathers to our south and prepares to drift by to our east. But this time the crosshairs are on northern New......
  • Wind gusts top 50 mph at BWI-Marshall

     
    High winds driving around the west side of the big snowstorm now centered over Long Island reached more than 50 mph in gusts across parts of Central Maryland overnight. The winds contributed to thousands of power outages locally. Here's a sampling......
  • Statewide tornado drill this morning

     
    At exactly 10:15 this morning, NOAA Weather Radios in schools across the state emitted three long warbles and a long musical tone. They were test signals, but similar enough to those designed to warn listeners of a weather emergency in their......
  • Wind chill a factor on the Mall

     
    Although temperatures are moderating a little today, and we'll see more sunshine than we saw yesterday, conditions for inauguration-goers spending the day outdoors today will remain very cold.So, if you're home by a fire, watching the events in Washington...