The National Weather Service is increasing its snow forecast for far western Maryland.
Sandy wasn’t always a big bully. For several days, this looked like a “kind of boring” hurricane, said NOAA meteorologist Ian Sears, who flew into the storm three times in a hurricane hunter airplane. Then came Friday night, nearly three days before landfall in New Jersey, when the cold front chugging west hooked up with the tropical system steaming north.
The National Weather Service has confirmed two tornadoes in Spotsylvania and King George counties during a June storm.
President Barack Obama plans to ask Congress for about $50 billion in additional emergency aid for states hit by Superstorm Sandy, Democrats on Capitol Hill said Wednesday.
Federal workers in the Washington area are getting a day off thanks to Hurricane Sandy.
Crews are making progress in restoring power to those affected by severe storms that blew through the mid-Atlantic region.
From North Carolina to New Jersey, nearly 1.8 million people still without electricity were asking the same question Monday evening: Why will it take so long to get the lights back on?
Washington-area residents and local leaders are preparing for a difficult Monday morning commute in parts of the region because of storm damage.