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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 …


Weather

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 …

Freezing drizzle expected overnight, BCPS to remain virtual

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Frozen precipitation will persist through the overnight hours, forecasters say. The National Weather Service says light freezing rain or freezing drizzle is expected in Baltimore County. Light snow showers are also possible as the back end of the recent storm system exits the region. Motorists should expect icy conditions and prepare for overnight refreezing, especially on bridges and overpasses. …

Winter Weather Advisory issued for Baltimore County for Thursday night, Friday morning

UPDATE: The Winter Weather Advisory has been extended until noon on Friday. Original story below… ——— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Baltimore County.  The advisory will remain in place until 6 a.m. on Friday morning. The Winter Storm Warning is no longer in effect. Forecasters say light mixed precipitation will continue, with additional …

Winter weather across the country affects federal vaccine shipments to Maryland, other states

BALTIMORE, MD—Health officials say severe winter weather across the United States is affecting the federal government’s shipments of COVID-19 vaccines to providers in Maryland and other states. This may have a significant impact on providers’ ability to hold clinics as scheduled. The Maryland Department of Health has directly shared with local leaders and vaccine providers the following updates from CDC …