Saturday was a nice, but chilly day in the area, with the high reaching 34 at BWI.
Official high today at BWI was 34°. That’s around 7° below our average for this time of year and it felt cold despite the abundant sunshine throughout the day.
Today will be chilly and sunny, in the mid 30s around the region as high pressure slowly moves to the east.
What a difference the sun can make. Today, with a decent amount of sun and just a thin cloud layer, we edged up to a daytime high of 40 degrees.
A short wave now moving into the southeastern states will spawn the development of a surface wave just off the southeast coast.
After a rather tense morning with areas getting some light freezing rain, it warmed up and just became a wet dreary Monday.
The threat for freezing rain has diminished this afternoon as all freezing rain advisories have expired
Not as cold today as high pressure shifts offshore and winds turn to the southwest.
After a brief respite from the frigid air on Friday, the cold returned in full force today with temperatures approximately 15 degrees or so below average for this time of year.
Temperatures today will be well below normal, and factoring in the wind will make it feel even more harsh.
It’s the weekend, and just in time for another arctic blast coming our way. Despite the temperature reaching a milder 37 on Friday, it will struggle to get to the low 20s on Saturday.
Well Maryland, we almost set a record low this morning for the date as we bottomed out at 6 above zero.