| Jan 18, 2013
| 5:00 AM
An atmospheric pattern known to send Arctic air rushing southward is looking more likely next week, according to forecasters who have been monitoring the phenomenon.
Around Jan. 21-25, colder-than-average temperatures are looking like a virtual...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 3:38 PM
November will end as the first colder-than-normal month in Baltimore since January 2011, according to National Weather Service data.
The month's average temperature will likely be more than 3 degrees below the typical 46.5 degrees. As of Wednesday,...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:20 PM
High temperatures nearly 20 degrees above normal are in the forecast Monday and Tuesday, before starting to fade on Wednesday and moving into more seasonable weather. Beyond that, forecasters looking at the long-range see hints of colder weather ahead....
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:39 PM
A surge of warm southern air and some sunshine brought Baltimore's first 70-degree December day in six years Monday, two degrees shy of setting a record.
The mild weather is expected to continue until a cold front moves through early Wednesday,...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 9:40 AM
March 2013 brought a chill to Maryland and much of the eastern U.S., but the global average temperature for the month was meanwhile 10th warmest on record, according to U.S. climate researchers.
Around here, March temperatures were about 3 degrees below...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Maryland skipped over spring and went straight to summer-like weather Tuesday, as a "Bermuda high" system more common to June or July created a chance for record-breaking heat on Wednesday.
Temperatures reached 85 degrees at Baltimore-Washington...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:01 AM
After a brief warm-up this weekend, chilly temperatures are expected to delay spring weather until about mid-April, according to climate forecasters. March is meanwhile all but assured to be more of a fourth month of winter than a first month of spring....
| Apr 4, 2013
| 8:41 AM
A recently published study led by U.S. government climate researchers predicts warming global temperatures will mean more moisture in the air, and thus heavier precipitation extremes.
The research, reported in the peer-reviewed academic journal...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 12:04 PM
Barring an extreme change in temperatures in December, 2012 will surpass 1998 as the warmest on record across the country. But it will be virtually impossible to set a record in Baltimore.
December would have to be 1 degree colder than the coldest...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 6:51 AM
Maryland Weather blog readers predicted a wide range of potential snowfall this winter in Baltimore, but on average, did not stray far from history.
On average, readers are predicting 20.4 inches of snowfall in our annual forecasting contest, slightly...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 12:19 PM
November is off to a colder-than-normal start despite a weekend warm spell that isn't expected to last through Tuesday. When the cold resumes, it could mean the end to a long streak in Baltimore weather.
As of Sunday, the average monthly temperature...