Weather

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 …


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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 …

Governor Hogan declares state of emergency, mobilizes National Guard ahead of winter storm

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Friday declared a state of emergency and mobilized members of the Maryland National Guard ahead of a winter storm that is expected to bring several inches of snowfall to most of the state and up to 12 inches to the lower Eastern Shore. The emergency declaration includes Caroline, Cecil, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s, Somerset, Talbot, …

BCPS cancels all evening, weekend activities due to impending winter storm

TOWSON, MD—Due to the impending winter storm, Baltimore County Public Schools has cancelled all afterschool, evening, and weekend activities scheduled for Friday, January 28 through Sunday, January 30th. All community activities in BCPS buildings have been cancelled as well. Virtual afterschool tutoring will proceed as scheduled. The Winter Weather Advisory issued by the National Weather Service has been expanded to …

Winter Weather Advisory issued for Baltimore area

UPDATE3: The Winter Weather Advisory has been updated and will now expire at 9 a.m. on Saturday. UPDATE 2: Baltimore County Public Schools officials have cancelled all afterschool, evening, and weekend activities. UPDATE: The Winter Weather Advisory has been expanded to include all of Baltimore County and extended through 1 p.m. on Saturday. Original story below… ——— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National …

Storm track uncertain, Winter Storm Warning issued for Eastern Shore

UPDATE: A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the Baltimore area and portions of the Eastern Shore are now under a Blizzard Warning. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—With just under 24 hours to go until snow begins falling in Maryland, there is still a great deal of uncertainty regarding the exact track of the approaching winter storm. In …