The extreme temperatures are causing water main breaks all over the city, including one in Fells Point.
The cold weather has returned to Maryland.
The latest waves of bitterly cold air have arrived in the East and prompted yet another Wind Chill Advisory for Maryland’s northern counties for wind chills 5-15 degrees below zero. The advisory goes into effect at midnight and is set to expire at noon on Wednesday.
The snow is over, but we’re not out of the woods yet. Frigid temperatures are here to stay.
There are clouds over our area in association with yet another clipper system that is moving over the Great Lakes.
Mother Nature’s hits keep on coming. First a snowstorm, now there are frigid temperatures around the region.
Many students throughout Maryland did not have school Wednesday, and you know what that means. It was a great day to go sledding.
The latest winter storm to impact the Eastern region is departing early Wednesday morning, but there are still issues we’ll have to contend with during the next 12-24 hours, which will make our day a little more difficult.
Overall, amounts average 6-12 around the city and nearby areas. BUT there has been an issue with snow being reluctant to spread to parts of the Eastern Shore so we are thinking that amounts will be somewhat lower there, especially south of the Bay Bridge and Route 50 with some places down that way only getting 3-6 inches.
Anne Arundel County is opening warming centers to prepare for snow and extremely cold temperatures expected in the next few days.
There will be a gradual “stepping down” into a much colder weather pattern in the mid-Atlantic states over the next four or five days, so we really need to EMBRACE Friday’s temperatures which will wind up mostly in the middle and upper 40s.
It looks like the steadier and heavier precipitation is tapering off for the afternoon but there will still be some rain and drizzle around. Temperature will continue to slowly rise with most places above the freezing mark, but there can still be some slick spots early on.