July will start out just as June finished, which is very wet. Once the sun tries to peak out during the mid-day, hours showers and thunderstorms will start to develop.
We have quite the fun weather pattern here over the next several days.
We will be hot and humid today with a mix of sun and clouds.
Most of the showers that were left over Friday morning have moved away and the early afternoon will be largely dry (except at the shore).
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.
The Maryland Transportation Authority has reopened all lanes on the Bay Bridge after a line of severe storms passed through the area.
An unusually massive line of storms packing hail, lightning and tree-toppling winds Wednesday could affect more than one in five Americans as it reaches Maryland from Iowa.
As an upper-level disturbance continues to march eastward we remain in a moist and unstable environment.
While there could be a thunderstorm in a few spots this afternoon or evening, the bulk of today’s late activity should occur north of the Mason-Dixon Line where most of the energy is concentrated.
The leading edge of some much warmer and more humid air is slowly advancing through the mid-Atlantic. The combination of any breaks of sunshine along with increasing dew points and temps could fire up an isolated shower or t-storm by the afternoon and evening so we will be keeping a very close eye on that.
Highs Tuesday should top out in the low/mid 60s while a cool air mass is still in place.
Officials say the historic Harford County Circuit Courthouse in Bel Air was damaged when a tree fell on it during a thunderstorm.