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Elevated fire risk in Baltimore area on Monday, snow showers possible

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service says there is an elevated fire risk in the Baltimore area on Monday. Forecasters say there is a risk of rapid fire spread on Monday afternoon through early evening, especially across portions of central Virginia. Snow showers are also possible on Monday along and west of I-95 through northernmost Virginia, eastern West Virginia, and central/western …


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March to go out like a lion as chilly temperatures return to Baltimore area

BALTIMORE, MD—It seems March will go out like a lion this year in Maryland. Winter will make a return to the Mid-Atlantic region this weekend with some snow in the upper Susquehanna basin and much below normal temperatures for Sunday and Monday in the Baltimore area.  By Monday, high temperatures will be 10 to 20 degrees below normal. Lows on …


Winter Storm Warning issued for northern Baltimore County

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for northern Baltimore County and northwestern Harford County. A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for southern Baltimore County and for Baltimore City. The warning and advisory will remain in effect until 3 p.m. on Saturday. Heavy snow is expected with total accumulations of 3 to 6 inches. Northwest …

Winter Weather Advisory issued for Saturday in northern Baltimore County

UPDATE 2: The Winter Weather Advisory has been upgraded to a Winter Storm Warning. UPDATE: A Wind Advisory has also been issued for the Baltimore area on Saturday. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for northern Baltimore County. The advisory will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on …

Wintry mix may affect Wednesday morning commute

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Baltimore area may see all four seasons within the span of a single week. After setting record high temperatures in the upper 70s on Monday, another winter blast (or two) is expected this week. Forecasters say a dusting of snow is possible in some areas on Wednesday morning. While there won’t be much accumulation, travel may briefly be …

NWS accelerates freezing rain timeline, Winter Weather Advisory goes into effect early

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has accelerated the timeline for Thursday’s Winter Weather Advisory as frozen precipitation begins to enter the Baltimore area. On Thursday morning, NWS issued the following statement: “As of 9:14 AM, we are starting the Winter Weather Advisory and Ice Storm Warning now. This will account for intermittent freezing rain today. Tonight into early Friday is …

Winter Weather Advisory issued for Baltimore area

UPDATE: With frozen precipitation now entering the Baltimore area, the National Weather Service has accelerated the Winter Weather Advisory timeline. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Baltimore area. The advisory will be in effect from 7 p.m. Thursday evening through 7 a.m. Friday morning. Mixed precipitation is expected. Ice …

Winter Weather Advisory issued for Sunday in Baltimore area

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Baltimore area. The advisory will be in effect from 1 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Sunday. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 2 inches, while some areas could see up to 4 inches. Forecasters say the heaviest accumulations will be on non-paved surfaces. Motorists should use caution …