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MEMA launches MdReady WebApp during Maryland Severe Storms Awareness Week

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Emergency Management Agency is encouraging residents to practice what to do in the event of a tornado as part of Severe Storms Awareness Week, April 5-9, 2021. MEMA is also launching a new mobile website application during the week. The MdReady WebApp replaces the existing Maryland Prepares App and provides instant access to a wide array of …


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Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Nottingham area

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the Nottingham area. The warning will be in effect until 6:15 p.m. on Sunday and affects the entire NottinghamMD.com coverage area. At just after 5:30 p.m., thunderstorms with a history of producing wind damage and measured wind gusts to near 60 mph were located along a line extending …


Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for Baltimore area

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for the Baltimore area. The watch will be in effect until 9 p.m. on Sunday night. A Gale Warning is in effect for local waterways through Sunday night. A Wind Advisory is in effect for the Baltimore area as well. A line of storms is expected to pass through …

Wind Advisory issued for Baltimore area, storms approaching from the west

UPDATE: A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is now in effect. Original story below… ——— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for the Baltimore area as a line of storms approaches the area on Sunday afternoon. The advisory will be in effect at 8 p.m. on Sunday evening until 4 a.m. West winds of 15 to 25 mph …

Stormy weather possible in Baltimore area on Sunday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Sunday will be a wet day in the Baltimore area, but it could also be a bit stormy. The National Weather Service there is a slight chance for storms throughout the day on Sunday. These storms could be accompanied by damaging winds, hail, and possibly even a few tornadoes. There is a near-100% chance of precipitation with a high …

Wind Advisory issued for northern Baltimore County

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for northern Baltimore County. The advisory will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, March 26th. Southwest to west winds of 20 to 30 mph are expected with gusts of up to 55 mph possible. Forecasters say gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs …

Dense Fog Advisory issued for Baltimore area

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for the Nottingham area. The advisory is in effect for Baltimore County and Baltimore City until 11 a.m. on Thursday. Visibility of one quarter mile or less is expected overnight due to dense fog. Hazardous driving conditions are expected due to low visibility. Motorists are advised to slow down, …

Enhanced fire weather risk in Baltimore area persists into Monday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Forecasters with the National Weather Service say the dry conditions that prompted a Red Flag Warning in the Baltimore area on Sunday will persist into Monday. Dry fuels, low relative humidity, and gusty northwesterly winds will produce favorable conditions for wildfire spread through Monday afternoon across portions of northern, central and southern Maryland, northern Virginia, and the District of …