Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Here are just a few things to do in town now that the weather has warmed.
After a long, dreary winter, the clouds have finally parted and the sun is shining down on the Broadneck peninsula. The high today is in the 70s, and the warm weather has created some new opportunities for outdoor activities around town. Here are just a few things to do now that the weather has warmed: What'd I miss? If you think of other warm-weather activities, add them in the comments.
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
The National Weather Service said as much as five inches of snow could come late in the day.
Get ready for some snow on Thursday. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a winter storm watch for Anne Arundel County and much of the Baltimore and Washington, DC, region and forecasts a possible five—or more—inches of snow. According to Weather.com, Arnold and Cape St. Claire could experience snow showers on Thursday, with temps in the low 30s. But expect a turnaround over the weekend, with highs in the upper 40s. A winter storm watch means there is the potential for significant snowfall, as opposed to a warning, which indicates a storm is imminent. Precipitation will begin as a mix of snow and rain Thursday morning, changing to snow later in the morning and through the afternoon, according to the watch. "Snow may be heavy at …
Monday, December 17, 2012
The fog created a beautiful, wintery spectacle for morning Broadneck Park walkers.
A layer of dense fog enveloped the Broadneck peninsula Monday morning, creating hazardous driving conditions with limited visibility. A BGE crew was repairing a power line in Cape St. Claire near the shopping center, diverting traffic down to one lane. Still, the fog created a beautiful, wintery spectacle for morning Broadneck Park walkers. So while the fog's still around, take a drive around town for some unique views.
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Heavy wind gusts of 40 mph could cause power outages throughout the area, BGE says.
The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a coastal flood advisory Tuesday morning, forecasting heavy winds and rain throughout the day in Broadneck and the rest of Anne Arundel County. The NWS forecast thunderstorms from noon to 4 p.m. and also issued a coastal flood advisory from 6 p.m. until 2 a.m. Wednesday. Their forecast also calls for strong winds, with gusts reaching as high as 40 mph. “A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore,” according to the NWS weather alert. Conditions throughout the day will be favorable for flooding as rain accumulates, and residents should be alert for warnings as Tuesday progresses, NWS reported. With an 80 percent …