| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Temperatures rose to the mid-90s across the Baltimore area -- with heat indices approaching 110 degrees in some areas -- Thursday afternoon as much of the nation bakes under a heat wave.
Little cooling came overnight in the city, with an early morning...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Update: There's a severe thunderstorm warning until 7 p.m. for parts of Arundel, Howard and Baltimore counties. The excessive heat warning was cancelled after storms rolled through the area.
Friday is forecast to bring one last full day of a heat wave...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 6:45 PM
A burst of heat and humidity prompted early school closings and electricity-saving measures across the region Wednesday, but a snap back to fall-like weather lies ahead Friday and through the weekend.
Temperatures surged to highs of 95 degrees at...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 7:30 AM
A large storm system that swept through northern Maryland on Tuesday morning prompted tornado, thunderstorm and flood warnings in Harford, Baltimore and Cecil counties as officials urged residents to take shelter.
Multiple thunderstorm warnings alerting...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Having lived in Baltimore for two decades, I've noticed an increased intensity of the storms we've had in just the last few years. From Hurricane Sandy to last summer's derecho, extreme weather is causing huge power outages and putting peoples' lives...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 1:08 PM
4:08 P.M. UPDATE:The National Weather Service has confirmed a tornado rated EF-0 on the Enhanced Fujita scale touched down in southern Prince George's County on Monday.
The tornado had wind speeds of up to 60 mph as it traveled along a 2.3-mile path...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:39 PM
After last June's derecho — and Tropical Storms Irene and Isabel before it — Rodgers Forge resident Nancy Slaterback was fed up with power outages.
"The problem's getting worse. It's not getting better," she told members of the Public Service...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 3:20 PM
The heat index could top 100 degrees for the first time in 2013 this week after a relatively mild start to summer.
Through Sunday, there had been just a single day above 90 degrees in Baltimore this month, on June 1. That tally is likely to grow by four...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Highs in the mid-90s with high humidity and afternoon thunderstorm chances were forecast Tuesday in the Baltimore area, according to the National Weather Service.
Overnight lows were forecast in the mid-70s to start the morning. With partly cloudy...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Tuesday's temperatures reached a record high for 2013 in Baltimore, and it could get hotter still with the heat index expected to near 100 degrees Wednesday and surpass it Thursday.
Forecasters observed a high of 93 degrees at Baltimore-Washington...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 3:25 AM
A winter weather advisory that had been in effect in parts of central Maryland was cancelled by the National Weather Service early Monday, as dry air is expected to limit the amount of precipitation in the area.
The advisory had been in effect through...