By CBS Baltimore Staff

(WJZ) — Whether you love cicadas or hate them, brood x is leaving as quickly as it came.

If you’re going out for a hike or visiting a park this weekend, you’ll likely see fewer cicadas. Some experts say most of the noisy bugs are going to be gone in about seven to 10 days, thank goodness.

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Soon, we’ll be able to drive with our windows down, and the deafening chirp will disappear. Hospitals will start seeing fewer cicada-related injuries.

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Unfortunately, we’ll also be saying bye family bonding over cicada pizza.  Many of us might miss the great art inspired by brood x too.

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So now we can either dread or look forward to seeing – and tasting – them again in 2038.

CBS Baltimore Staff