Traffic, Weather

Snow forecast busts, sleet still in mix

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service all but admitted that their snowfall forecast for the Baltimore area was a bust on Saturday. As the morning hours passed by with little to no snow reaching the ground in many areas, the NWS tweeted out a revised forecast showing less than an inch of total accumulation for Baltimore – and that may even …


Education, Weather

BCPS cancels all Saturday activities

TOWSON, MD—Due to impending inclement weather, Baltimore County Public Schools will cancel all activities on Saturday, January 18th. This includes all events and activities at any BCPS facility. A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Baltimore County from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday. A total of 1 to 3 inches of snow is expected. The State Highway …


Winter Weather Advisory issued for Saturday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Nottingham and the surrounding communities on Saturday. The advisory will be in effect for Baltimore County from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday. Snow, sleet, and freezing rain expected. Total snow and sleet accumulations of one to three inches are likely with ice accumulations up to one …

MDOT SHA pre-treats roads ahead of Saturday snow

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) is closely monitoring and preparing for a weekend snow event that will affect most of the state. Crews continue to pretreat state-maintained roads in many areas. Some snow accumulation is expected, particularly in the western and northern parts of the state. As the precipitation transitions from snow to sleet …

NWS: Travel may be disrupted by Saturday morning snow

NOTTINGHAM, MD—It won’t be much, but it could be enough to cause some travel woes. The National Weather Service says that temperatures will be below freezing on Saturday morning. As the next weather system moves into the Baltimore area, this will allow for smaller amounts of snow and freezing rain to have a higher impact. Travel may be disrupted. Untreated …

NWS: Potential weekend winter storm brewing for Baltimore area

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A potential winter storm could be looming on the horizon according to the National Weather Service. Forecasters say there is a slight winter storm threat for the Baltimore area on Saturday. Currently, it appears the highest chance of impactful wintry precipitation is over northern Maryland, eastern West Virginia, and into northwestern Virginia. “The weekend storm may bring the most …

Baltimore County launches snow plow status tracking app

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County has launched a new tool to help residents stay on top of the weather. During an active winter weather event, the new Snow Route Status application will display information regarding the salting/plowing status of snow routes in Baltimore County. The status of each snow route is represented by the following: Red – Salting and plowing not started …

Woman ejected, seriously injured in White Marsh crash

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious, Wednesday morning crash in White Marsh. The crash was reported at around 7 a.m. at the intersection of Pulaski Highway and Ebenezer Road. Reports indicate that a vehicle hit an icy patch and rolled over, ejecting the 56-year-old female driver. The woman was seriously injured and has been taken to …