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  • It takes two storms for a record soaking

     
    FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:Continuing today with more wet-weather statistics from the National Weather Service in Sterling, Va. Science Officer Steve Zubrick points out that it was Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee that made Aug. 13-Sept. 11...
  • NWS forecasts may be just a starting point

     
    FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:Dotti Fielder, in Catonsville, asks: “Why is it that forecasts on TV, The Baltimore Sun, online, etc. at any given time or day give different highs/lows, percent of precipitation expected. Don’t all forecasters...
  • Second-coldest start to October here since 1899

     
    Darn right it's cold. Steve Zubrick, science officer at the National Weather Service regional forecast office in Sterling, Va. says this has been the second-coldest two-day start to an October in Baltimore in 112 years.Steve said the two-day average...
  • Climate change and health: How vulnerable is your city?

     
    As temperatures rise, so could the threats to your health. Climate experts predict average temperatures in California could rise between 4.7 to 10.5 degrees Fahrenheit by the end of this century, potentially worsening illnesses related to extreme heat and...
  • Cutting off the grass

     
    Dear Lawn, Monday, you're on your own. Since the first thaw of spring I've been seeding you, weeding you (by hand) and watering you all in an effort to make you look respectable enough to save you from my wife's......
  • July 2011 looks like hottest on record for Baltimore

     
    It won't be official until all of today's numbers are in. But it looks from here like July 2011 will finish tonight as the hottest July on record for Baltimore.Through Saturday, the average temperature for the month at BWI-Marshall Airport......
  • More records broken or tied Saturday

     
    Another record-hot day in Central Maryland.Saturday's high at BWI-Marshall Airport was 102 degrees. That tied the record set for this date in 1991. The downtown high looks like it was 103 degrees. Down at Washington-Dulles International Airport, they also...
  • Maybe it's not the heat or the humidity

     
    FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:Gene Ricks, in Glyndon, goes for lunchtime walks. He checks the temperature and heat index first “to see how much I’m going to swelter.” He’s noticed that a nice breeze makes a Heat Index of even 100.......
  • White Water Canyon Water Park kicks off 10th season Saturday

     
    With an expected high of 89 degrees on Saturday, facilities manager Karol Komar is hoping the 10th season opening forĀ  White Water Canyon Water Park …...
  • Tinley residents lose power after storm, no major damage reported

     
    Nearly 850 Tinley Park residents lost power Tuesday night after strong storms moved through the area, but electricity was fully restored by Wednesday morning, a …...
  • Storm damages hangars, planes at Chicago Executive Airport

     
    Wind speeds reached 77 mph at Chicago Executive Airport, where wind sheared the roof from one of the airport’s corporate hangars. “The wind hit one …...