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Isolated severe storms possible Friday afternoon

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Forecasters say residents should keep an eye out for isolated severe storms on Friday. The National Weather Service says an approaching cold front will bring the chance for strong to severe thunderstorms on Friday afternoon and/or into the evening. These storms could be capable of producing large hail and damaging winds. The storm threat exists mostly north and west …


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Coastal Flood Advisory issued for Middle River area

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory for Baltimore City and for southern Baltimore County. Up to one half foot of inundation above ground level is expected in low lying areas due to tidal flooding. The advisory will be in effect from 4 a.m. to 10 a.m. EDT on Thursday, especially around the time of …


Heavy rain, storms possible Sunday evening

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Storms and heavy rain are possible throughout the area on Sunday, forecasters say. The National Weather Service says a few thunderstorms in the Baltimore area could be severe Sunday afternoon through Sunday evening. Locally damaging wind gusts and large hail are possible along with the threat for isolated instances of flooding. The best chance for severe storms will be …

Wind Advisory in effect until 2pm, heavy rain expected

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for portions of Baltimore County and Harford County. The advisory will be in effect until 2 p.m. on Thursday.  Gusts of up to 45 MPH are possible. Forecasters say gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result. Motorists …

Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Watch issued for Baltimore area

UPDATE: National Weather Service Middle Atlantic River Forecast Center has issued a Significant Flood Outlook for the area.  See updated graphic below. Original story below… BALTIMORE, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch and a Coastal Flood Watch for the Baltimore area. The Flood Watch will be in effect from 4 a.m. through 10 p.m. on Thursday. Widespread …

Stormy weather possible on Tuesday, Freeze Warning issued

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Warning for portions of Baltimore County and Harford County and also says that stormy weather is possible throughout the area on Tuesday. A cold front will pass through the area late Tuesday morning and into the afternoon hours. Forecasters say there is a slight risk for storms and damaging winds throughout …

Early-morning water rescue reported on flooded Essex road

ESSEX, MD—Crews responded to the scene of a vehicle trapped on a flooded roadway in Essex early on Monday. At just before 6:45 a.m., units responded to the area of Golden Ring Road at Kelso Drive (21221). Crews arrived to find one vehicle trapped in flood waters. The Baltimore County Fire Department reports that the driver was eventually able to …

Monday to bring high winds, possible severe storms

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Monday will likeky be a windy, stormy day in the Baltimore area. The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for most of Maryland. The advisory will be in effect from 4 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday. Winds of 20 to 30 mph are expected with gusts of up to 55 mph. Severe thunderstorms are also possible …