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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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.


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.