Heavy rains closed some roads and downed trees in the mid-Atlantic region overnight, prompting flash flood watches and warnings for several areas in Maryland.
July will start out just as June finished, which is very wet. Once the sun tries to peak out during the mid-day, hours showers and thunderstorms will start to develop.
Thursday morning has already seen strong storms and a series of Severe Thunderstorm Warnings.
The National Weather Service has now confirmed three tornadoes touched down in Maryland: in Baltimore City and in Baltimore and St. Mary’s counties.
Maryland is dealing with a major round of severe weather Monday and it’s caused some damage to our area.
A slow moving area of low pressure brought us a band of widespread rainfall Tuesday morning, and there is still more to come as we move throughout the day.
Clouds associated with a coastal area of low pressure will continue to filter across the region Tuesday as an easterly component to our wind continues to kick in some Atlantic moisture.
A flood of investors is fueling a housing rebound in Prince George’s County, where home prices are up nearly 9 percent from a year ago.
Ocean City has issued a weather alert due to minor flooding and standing water.
Hurricane Sandy is gone, but the damage from the storm is clearly still visible. It has been 3 months since Super Storm Sandy unleashed on the east cost of the United States, but the daunting task of clean up is still a daily task. This past weekend I went back to New Jersey to follow up on how the clean-up is going. Photos by Jeremy Wilkins. WilkinsPhotos.com
Dangerous high waters. Rising rivers claimed at least one life after overnight storms. Now several communities are flooded out.
Emergency responders say they have been conducting water rescues throughout the night after a storm caused flash flooding throughout the area.