Winds are expected to increase through the afternoon.
There is sunshine with most temperatures in the lower or middle 60s.
BGE is preparing for the worst, as severe weather makes its way to the East Coast.
Severe weather is making its way across parts of Maryland.
As an upper-level disturbance continues to march eastward we remain in a moist and unstable environment.
With the passing of a cold front overnight, it appears sunny and drier conditions are prevailing.
A strong cold front is bringing several threats to our area. A Tornado Watch, Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory and Wind Advisory have been issued.
Strong winds Tuesday are creating an enhanced fire threat.
Maryland faces an enhanced fire weather threat Sunday.
Sunshine is coming our way this week.
Hurricane Sandy has done significant damage to the downtown pier in Ocean City. Officials are particularly worried about high water and the storm surge in Ocean City. Areas in the south of Ocean City have been evacuated. Authorities expect downtown Ocean City to be under water on Monday as Hurricane Sandy heads for the Delmarva Peninsula.
People in Annapolis are watching the storm closely. It is the wind, not flooding, that crews have spent the days preparing for.