| Apr 3, 2015
| 7:25 AM
The National Hurricane Center plans to implement a number of procedural changes in the upcoming season, such as shrinking the cone of uncertainty.
One of the most important ones: issuing a public advisory every three hours when watches and warnings...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 4:36 PM
Matt Hornbeck, the principal at Hampstead Hill Academy, has tried everything to end the persistent double-parking outside his Canton school — a problem he says leads to traffic jams and jeopardizes student safety.
The school has put up signs and...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 3:54 AM
The National Weather Service said on Tuesday that a gale warning is in effect from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. for the Maryland portion of the Chesapeake Bay and the tidal Potomac River.
NWS said areas affected include Sandy Point and the Patapsco River,...
| Mar 29, 2015
This winter has presented one of the most eventful and active forecasting seasons ever experienced by meteorologists. It provided the kind of historical occurrences that weather people anticipate for a lifetime.
Let's face it, meteorologists have to...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 5:46 AM
Dense fog is making the morning commute a challenge in places.
The National Weather Service in Taunton, Mass. issued a dense fog advisory shortly before 6:15 a.m., according to an alert from AccuWeather.com. The advisory was in effect until 10 a.m., but...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 5:52 AM
With the first day of spring ushering in a wintry mix of rain and snow, state and local transportation departments warm motorists to keep speeds down and allow for extra braking distance during Friday morning's commute.
The Baltimore City Department of...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 11:39 AM
Friday may mark the vernal equinox, but the first day of spring is feeling more like a mean slap from winter with snow, rain and the chills coursing through a large swath of the nation.
Half a foot of snow is expected to fall in the Northeast and mid-...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 12:28 PM
Not everyone faces the same hazards when a hurricane threatens. Those close to the shoreline may be vulnerable to storm surge flooding while inland areas may have to deal with torrential rains.
The National Hurricane Center this year plans to...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 3:39 PM
No matter how much longer California’s drought lingers, politicians don’t have the power to make it rain. So on Thursday they tried the next best thing – they proposed showering the state’s parched landscape with money.
| Mar 18, 2015
| 9:20 PM
A low-pressure storm system sweeping through Southern California brought rain, scattered thunderstorms and some hail late Wednesday as officials warned of possible floods and dangerous road conditions.
Showers were expected across the Los Angeles...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 3:09 PM
Matt Every has been to the Bay Hill Club often, but he noticed something different as he drove in this time.
"It was cool seeing my picture coming in," he said Tuesday.
Every, a Daytona Beach native, earned his photo placard among the previous champions...