National Weather Service
One look at the regional radar Friday will show the trouble that we’ll be dealing with. The Greater DC Metro Area was absolutely pummeled by heavy rain during the night, and there are still numerous Flash Flood Warnings that remain in effect.
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.
The National Weather Service is confirming that a tornado touched down in the Clinton area of Prince George’s County.
A strong shortwave, or upper-level disturbance, that is currently located in the Ohio Valley will be digging into the eastern region over the next 48 hour.
Storms downed trees and utility wires and left thousands in the dark in Delaware and Maryland.
Two tornadoes have been confirmed to have touched down in Maryland during last Thursday’s storms.
Cleanup and confirmation. That put homeowners and weather researchers to work Friday.
A massive storm system that started in the Upper Midwest brought soaking rains and heavy winds to the Mid-Atlantic Thursday, causing widespread power outages, flash flooding and extensive flight delays, but largely failing to live up to its fierce billing.
A fast moving storm barrels through Maryland, causing widespread power outages and flash flooding.
The Maryland Transportation Authority has reopened all lanes on the Bay Bridge after a line of severe storms passed through the area.
The National Weather Service has now confirmed three tornadoes touched down in Maryland: in Baltimore City and in Baltimore and St. Mary’s counties.
Storm or tropical force winds will not be in the equation for Maryland. But there will be a ton of rain moving our way.