Some dry weather for Friday as a ridge of high pressure temporarily builds into the mid-Atlantic states. The sky should average partly sunny (“brightest during the morning,” but there will be some fair-weather clouds bubbling up Friday afternoon), and most temperatures will be in the mid and upper 80s.
Well the heavy rainfall is now training over and east of the Chesapeake Bay and this looks to continue through early Thursday afternoon.
New car sales have been breaking records in 2012. There’s little sign of that changing.
Tropical Storm Isaac could force a shakeup of the security plans for the GOP convention in Tampa, because about half of the expected officers come from other parts of Florida and some could be forced to stay home for the storm, authorities said Thursday.
In addition to it being hot and rather humid Friday afternoon with some sunshine, there’ll be a few widely separated showers and a thunderstorm later on.
Four recreation centers in west Baltimore are set to close this month as part of the city’s long-planned overhaul of the facilities.
The Summer Dew Tour is locking in dates to return to Ocean City this August.
A new bishop has been consecrated at the Washington National Cathedral — the first event at the cathedral since it was damaged by an earthquake in August.
The Salvation Army red kettle will be appearing outside 50 Giant Food Stores in the region on select days in August. The bell ringers were outside the Westminster store Friday and Saturday and will also appear next Friday and Saturday to wrap up the campaign.