A winter storm watch has been issued by the NWS and goes into effect starting Sunday morning and lasting through Monday morning.
Public health officials say the state has had its first hypothermia-related death of the season.
Wow. We didn’t even get above freezing Sunday at the airport! And factoring the wind chill, the air felt much colder, yielding numbers in the teens.
Very cold weather is on the way for later Saturday through Sunday.
There can be a few breaks in the clouds during the midday hours, but overall the afternoon is looking rather cloudy. There will be another batch or two of showers moving across the area from the west.
A cold front crossed our area around daybreak, dropping temps from the upper 40s, quickly to the 30s and yes… it even produced some snowflakes in parts of the area.
Parts of Maryland are seeing some snow. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for Garrett and Allegany Counties until 7 p.m. Tuesday. Two to four inches of snow are expected there, but the rest of Maryland will most likely see flurries, if anything at all.
Winds are expected to increase through the afternoon.
Showers associated with the cold front will be crossing the area during the midday and early afternoon.
It looks like we are in for an extended period of dry weather over the next 4-6 days, with some below-average temperatures for a change.
It’s fall. The kids are back at school, college football rivalries are in high gear, and — oh, yeah — it’s time to get a flu vaccine.
We have a few residual showers and t-storms across the region right now, and we should be allowing for these the next couple of hours as a slow moving cold front is being held back by a weak wave of low pressure that has developed along it.