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  • Swell to produce high surf, potential for 'sneaker waves' along coast

    Swell to produce high surf, potential for 'sneaker waves' along coast
    A large swell sweeping across the California coastline could create dangerous conditions for beachgoers through Tuesday, including stronger rip currents and possible "sneaker waves" that can sweep people into the ocean. The swell is expected to affect...
  • Public works officials say power outages caused sewer overflows

    Baltimore County officials said on Monday that power outages from Hurricane Irene's winds this past weekend caused 12 sewage pump stations located across the county to overflow at various times, and for varying periods on Sunday. The overflow was...
  • Safe Boating Week warns of marine weather risks

    Small craft advisories are a common occurrence on the Chesapeake Bay, so take note that tomorrow begins the National Weather Service’s Safe Boating Week, in partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard and other groups. The weather service will...
  • Massive storm Sandy delivers high winds and torrential rain

    Massive storm Sandy delivers high winds and torrential rain
    As Sandy pounds the mid-Atlantic coast Monday, the Baltimore region is bracing for gale-force winds and flooding. The area remains under a flood watch through Tuesday evening, with coastal flooding expected late Monday into Wednesday morning,...
  • Long Wharf Theater's Shore-Set Home Warily Eyes Sandy

    The execs at Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, located just off I-95 and just off the waves crashing from Long Island Sound, are keeping a close look at the tides and generation weather from Sandy. So far -- following one high tide around noon on...
  • Coastal flood warnings issued across Maryland

    Coastal flood warnings issued across Maryland
    The National Weather Service issued coastal flood warnings for many parts of Maryland until 8 a.m. Wednesday. The affected areas are southern Baltimore County and Harford, Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles and St. Mary's counties. Baltimore and Harford...
  • After Hurricane Sandy, can we finally talk about climate change?

    After Hurricane Sandy, can we finally talk about climate change?
    Every four years, presidential candidates tell the American people that this election is a turning point for the country. This year they might actually be right. To be sure, there are always differences between candidates. On a range of issues, from...
  • Briefly In News

    Blood drives need donors The Red Cross is hosting two blood drives July 18, according to a press release. The first takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Mission Hospital Laguna, 31872 Coast Hwy., in the auditorium on the basement level. Parking is...
  • Warming: Storm damage ahead

    Warming: Storm damage ahead
    Hurricane season may still be months away, but the threat of flooding is already on the rise in Maryland, as documented by the latest reports on climate change released this week. Rising sea levels have raised the risk of coastal flooding, particularly...
  • A mystery — and an error — to report on Sun's weather page

    A mystery — and an error — to report on Sun's weather page
    We have a mystery on our hands — and an error to report — here on the Maryland Weather blog. I’ve received questions from astute reader Bob West in Ellicott City about dramatic fluctuation in Chesapeake Bay water temperatures, at least...
  • 'King Tide' causes flooding along O.C. coast

    NEWPORT BEACH (KTLA) — A so-called “King Tide” is being blamed for flooding in several coastal communities in Orange County on Thursday, according to KTLA. The National Weather Service is forecasting high tides along with rip...