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Heavy Rains

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Metro Operating Normally After Intense Rains

Metro says service is operating normally following heavy rains that pelted parts of the Washington region.

09/03/2012

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Chesapeake Grasses Down In 2011; Rain, Heat Blamed

Chesapeake Bay scientists say underwater grasses declined more than 20 percent last year, a blow to many fish and other species that need the grass to live or breed.

03/28/2012

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BGE: Outages Expected To Increase As Rain Falls

Baltimore Gas and Electric says outages are expected to increase as heavy rains continue to fall on ground already saturated by Hurricane Irene.

09/07/2011

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Heavy Rains And Flash Floods Lead To Accidents And Rescues

From the Carolinas through Maryland and up to New England. Emergency crews were busy Sunday rescuing drivers trapped in the rising water.

08/14/2011

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Annapolis Braces For Coastal Flooding, High Winds

Annapolis is preparing for the possibility of coastal flooding from heavy rain and winds moving through the area.

04/16/2011

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Cleanup Efforts Underway After Heavy Rain, Floods In Md.

Cleanup efforts are underway across Maryland after heavy rain and flooding shut down roads and bridges. The powerful storm left the Inner Harbor covered in debris. Crews were able to clear it all up on Friday.

03/11/2011