Emergency Response, Government, Science

Excessive Heat Warning issued for Nottingham area on Saturday

NOTTINGHAM, MD – The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for the Nottingham are for Saturday, July 20th. The warning will be in effect from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. On Saturday, heat index values will likely climb to 114 degrees due to temperatures around 101 and dewpoints in the mid-70s. Dangerously high temperatures and humidity could …


Emergency Response, Government, Science

Nottingham-area cooling centers offer relief from scorching temperatures

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Temperatures are expected to reach 90 degrees and higher over the next several days and Baltimore County has several “cooling centers” with access to water and bathrooms that are available to offer relief from the heat. Nineteen convenient branches of the Baltimore County Public Library are open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday …


Excessive Heat Warning issued for Nottingham area

NOTTINGHAM, MD – The National Weather Service has upgraded the previously-issued Heat Advisory to an Excessive Heat Warning for the Nottingham area. The warning will be in effect from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday. Heat index values will be near 110 degrees today, then potentially 110 to 115 degrees Saturday and Sunday due to temperatures in the upper …

Heat Advisory, Air Quality Alert issued for Friday

UPDATE: The Heat Advisory has now been upgraded to an Excessive Heat Warning. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD – The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory as well as an Air Quality Alert for the Nottingham area on Friday. Heat index values on Friday will be around 105 to 109 degrees.  On Saturday and Sunday, heat index …

BGE continues power restoration efforts following storm and readies for extreme heat wave

BALTIMORE, MD – BGE crews working around the clock have restored service to the majority of customers who lost power during a late-afternoon thunderstorm on Wednesday, July 17, that downed trees and branches and damaged overhead electric wires throughout central Maryland. A real-time outage map with current outage data is available at outagemap.bge.com. Customers who remain without power are likely …

Excessive Heat Watch issued for Nottingham area

UPDATE: The Excessive Heat Watch has now been extended through Sunday evening. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD – The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Watch for the Nottingham area. The watch will be in effect from Friday morning through Friday evening. An Excessive Heat Watch has also been issued for Saturday morning through Saturday evening. Heat …