Severe Weather

BGE storm

Crews Restoring Power Throughout Region

Crews are making progress in restoring power to those affected by severe storms that blew through the mid-Atlantic region.

09/09/2012

downed tree

Severe Weather Knocks Out Power To Thousands; Funnel Cloud Reported In Prince George’s County

Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) said that more than 24,000 of its customers lost power due to Saturday’s storms. Of those, over 14,900 are still without electricity.

09/08/2012

timwilliams

WEATHER BLOG: Hot For Now

The next big feature that we’ll be tracking over the next 48 hours is a wave of low pressure currently located in the central Plains, which will be dragging a potent cold front into the eastern third of the nation Saturday.

09/07/2012

flooding

Heavy Rains Cause Scattered Power Outages, Road Closures Across Md.

Sunday proves to be one of the wettest days of 2012 after several parts of Maryland experience five to six inches of rain.

08/26/2012

Isaac's forecast, as of Sunday.

Isaac Won’t Be A Hurricane Over Florida Keys; Hispaniola Death Toll Climbs To 10

Tropical Storm Isaac started pelting the Florida Keys with rain and strong winds on Sunday, and it could strengthen into a dangerous hurricane by the time it starts hitting the northern Gulf Coast in the coming days.

08/26/2012

power lines

Power Line Undergrounding Task Force Announced

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray says he has appointed members of a task force that will investigate solutions to power outages caused by severe storms.

08/17/2012

timwilliams

WEATHER BLOG: Stormy

This first batch of rain is moving away to the northeast and there will be a break for a time this afternoon.

08/10/2012

derecho

BGE’s President & CEO Discusses Company’s Derecho Response

While many Marylanders try to repair damage left by the derecho that roared across the state last month, others are evaluating the response to widespread power outages.

07/24/2012

bay bridge

AAA Calls For Changes In Severe Weather Policy On Bay Bridge

There’s a call for changes to policy when it comes to severe weather and the Bay Bridge before it’s too late. It comes after drivers were trapped on the bridge in that sudden derecho storm.

07/23/2012

power lines

Delmarva Power Warns Weather Could Cause Problems

Delmarva Power is warning residents that customers should prepare for unexpected power outages if severe weather strikes the area this weekend.

07/07/2012

bay bridge

Drivers Using The Bay Bridge Demand Better Severe Weather Warning System

Last week’s storm left nothing untouched, including the Bay Bridge. Drivers who were on the bridge during the storm are calling for some sweeping changes to protect them in bad weather.

07/06/2012

severe storms

Cecil County Family Shares Its Near-Death Experience During Friday’s Storm

Families across Maryland continue to pick up the pieces from Friday night’s deadly storms.

07/04/2012

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