Proving far less damaging than feared, Hurricane Arthur left tens of thousands of people without power Friday in a swipe at North Carolina’s dangerously exposed Outer Banks, then brought lousy Fourth of July beach weather to the Northeast as it veered out to sea.
As one of the year’s busiest travel weekends approaches, so does another visitor: Tropical Storm Arthur, expected to grow into a hurricane by the Fourth of July and hit most harshly at North Carolina’s Outer Banks, a popular getaway spot of thin barrier islands along the shore.
There might yet be another few episodes of rain during the late morning and midday hours.
Allegany County authorities say damage from a recent storm has closed a private toll bridge over the Potomac River between the western Maryland community of Oldtown and Green Spring, W.Va.
So the question is will we see sever weather later like we did Tuesday? The answer is that remains to be seen.
Those strong storms that ripped through our area Thursday moved east, producing a powerful tornado that touched down just across the Maryland line into Delaware. It happened near Maryldel, which sits just across the Maryland state line in Delaware..
T.G.I.F., and welcome to the first “summer” holiday weekend!
A slower-than-usual hurricane season is expected this year because of an expected El Nino, federal forecasters said Thursday, but they warned that it takes only one storm to wreak havoc and urged Americans to be prepared.
With flooding concerns over the next 24 hours, fears are rising that the weather could cause more damage in areas already weakened by landslide.
Short, sweet and to the point. It will be mild Tuesday.
Looks like a fairly calm week with temperatures on Thursday and Friday being the headline.
City landslide. Cleanup is underway after a massive road collapse following heavy rains and flooding across the state.