Storms

During The Storm

Tornado, Flash Flood Warnings Issued as Storms Slam Region

Most of the D.C.-Baltimore region is under a Flash Flood Watch as severe storms push through the area.

06/27/2015

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Flood Watch Issued for D.C., Baltimore, Nearby Areas

A flood watch has been issued for the District of Columbia, northern Virginia, Baltimore and other parts of Maryland.

09/24/2014

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Powerful Storms Knock Out Power for Thousands

Strong rain and lightning knocked out power to thousands of people overnight in the Washington and Baltimore areas.

06/26/2014

Storm damage.  (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Maryland Awarded $7M to Protect Against Storms

Federal officials say Maryland has been awarded more than $7 million in grants for projects to protect communities against damage from future storms.

06/16/2014

A massive tree lays toppled in a yard the morning after a band of severe weather pounded the Washington region. (credit: John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Some Still Without Power, Big Cleanup After Storms Strike Region

Thousands are still without power after a massive storm system brought torrential rains, heavy winds and possibly tornadoes to the Mid-Atlantic Thursday.

06/14/2013

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Unusually Massive Line of Storms Barrel East

A gigantic line of powerful thunderstorms could affect one in five Americans on Wednesday as it rumbles across the Midwest toward Washington packing hail, lightning and tree-toppling winds.

06/12/2013

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Strong Storms Batter Washington Region Once Again

Flash flood and severe thunderstorm warnings blanketed the area as roads flooded and thousands of residents lost power.

07/20/2012

After heavy storms in the Washington, DC region June 30, 2012. The storm has left more than a million people in the greater Washington, DC area without power. (Photo by Allison Shelley/Getty Images)

Jail Offers Shelter To Va. Storm Victims

Eleven days after the windstorm, more than 2,300 Amherst County residents remain without power.

07/10/2012

Matt MacCartney of Chesapeake, Md., a member of a tree cutting crew from Auburey's Landscaping, works to dismantle a giant southern red oak tree that was blown over in last Friday's deadly storm on July 2, 2012 in Silver Spring, Md. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Nearly 1 Million People To Spend Fourth Of July Without Electricity

Hundreds of thousands from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic were preparing to spend the Fourth of July like America’s founders did in 1776, without the conveniences of electricity and air conditioning.

07/04/2012

A hand-written sign about local power company Pepco hangs on a pole in a residential neighborhood on July 2, 2012 in Silver Spring, Md. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Maryland Resident: Utility Companies ‘Always Unprepared’ For Storms

Utility crews struggled to catch up with a backlog of millions of people without electricity for a fourth hot day Tuesday as frustration grew and authorities feared the toll of 22 storm deaths could rise because of stifling conditions and generator fumes.

07/03/2012

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