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Severe Thunderstorm Warning, Flood Warning issued for Nottingham area

UPDATE: At least two Parkville/Carney intersections have flooded and should be avoided. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning and a Flash Flood Warning for the Nottingham area. The thunderstorm warning will be in effect until 3:45 p.m. and the flood warning will be in effect until 9 p.m. on Thursday. At …


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National Weather Service to hold Baltimore County SKYWARN class in July

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Attention, weather enthusiasts! The National Weather Service will hold a virtual SKYWARN class for Baltimore County residents next month. The class will be held 6 – 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 21, 2021. Participants will learn how to identify storms and how to report storm damage. SKYWARN® is a national network of volunteer severe weather spotters. The spotters are …


Flash Flood Watch issued for Baltimore metro area for Thursday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Baltimore County, Harford County, and Baltimore City. The watch will be in effect from noon on Thursday through the evening hours. Forecasters say a cold front will drop southward into the area on Thursday. This front will become the focus for slow moving thunderstorms on Thursday afternoon and …

Code Orange Air Quality Alert issued for Nottingham area for Sunday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of the Environment has issued a Code Orange Air Quality Alert Sunday for the Baltimore metro area for Sunday. A Code Orange Air Quality Alert means that air pollution concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children, people suffering from asthma, heart disease or other lung diseases, and the elderly. The effects of air …

NWS confirms EF-1 tornado touched down in Baltimore County on Thursday

JACKSONVILLE, MD—The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in Baltimore County on Thursday. The EF-1 twister touched down in Jacksonville at just before 5 p.m. EDT, packed 95 mph winds, and caused damage across a 2-mile stretch of the county. The tornado was about 120 wide and initially touched down just north of the intersection of …

Hot weekend on tap following bumpy Friday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Storms are once again possible in the Nottingham area on Friday, then things will heat up for the weekend. The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of southern Maryland on Friday, and there is a slight chance of storms in the Nottingham area on Friday afternoon and evening. Heading into the weekend, things will …

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Nottingham area

UPDATE 2: A Flood Warning is also in effect until midnight. UPDATE: The Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the Nottingham/White Marsh/Kingsville area has been extended until 6:15 p.m. Original story below… ——— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the Nottingham area. The warning is in effect until 5:30 p.m. on Thursday and covers Baltimore, Pikesville, …

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 is in effect for Baltimore County and Baltimore City from 2:45 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Thursday. Scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms are forecast Thursday afternoon and evening. Some of the storms may produce damaging wind gusts. An isolated tornado or hail …