Monday, March 25, 2013
What does your yard look like? Share a snow photo on Patch.
When Edgewater and Davidsonville saw snowfall in January, Patch reader John W. Koontz shared this great shot of the South River at sunrise. Do you have any snow photos to share? You can upload them to Patch by clicking the "Upload Photos and Videos" tab.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
The Edgewater and Davidsonville areas are expecting up to 5 inches of snow this week. See how many inches have fallen in your area with the LIVE map below.
The map above, provided by the National Weather Service, shows total snowfall in the Edgewater area during the past three days. The map is centered around the red marker, which is in the middle of Edgewater-Davidsonville Patch's coverage area, and the map updates every six hours, starting around 2 a.m. each day. Note: This map is not visible on some mobile devices.
Saturday, January 26, 2013
You can share your photos from this weeks snowfall on Patch.
The Edgewater, Davidsonville and south county areas saw one of the season's first snowfalls this week. Schools started two hours late on Thursday and after school activities were canceled on Friday all due to snow. The National Weather Service also issued a Winter Weather Adivsory for Anne Arundel County Friday afternoon and evening. Did you take some pictures of the snow this week? Share your photos on Patch by clicking the "Upload Photos and Videos" tab.
Friday, January 25, 2013
Officials are warning that the storm Friday afternoon could cause complications. Anne Arundel County Public schools has cancelled all after-school activities.
Updated: (10:52 a.m.)–Weather, highway and school officials are warning that a fast-moving storm Friday afternoon could result in a difficult evening commute. A Winter Weather Advisory have been issued for Anne Arundel County by the National Weather Service for Friday. The advisory is in effect from 2 to 9 p.m. Friday afternoon and and is calling for 1 to 3 inches of accumulation. “Roads will become snow covered and slippery resulting in hazardous travel during the afternoon and evening commute,” according to the advisory, which warned also that the storm could cause limited visibility. Winds will be between 5 and 10 miles per hour and temperatures will be around 20 degrees. State Highway Administration officials in Maryland are also …
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
According to the National Weather Service, a coastal storm could affect the area later this week.
Another storm is headed our way, but according to the National Weather Service, it’s not expected to pack quite the punch that Hurricane Sandy did. The current forecast calls for rain showers beginning Wednesday, changing to a rain and snow mix at night, according to meteorologist Heather Sheffield. At this point, she said, NWS isn’t expecting any accumulation. The storm will have a “tight gradient of precipitation,” Sheffield said, meaning, essentially, it’s not expected to be a large storm. The storm may extend as far west as the Interstate 95 Corridor, she said, though the location isn’t yet certain. Right now, models show the storm -- which is forming along the southeast coast – moving further east off the coast, “so that’s good for …
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Temperatures are not expected to get out of the 30s.
Snow and rain is likely headed this way for Wednesday afternoon’s commute into early Thursday morning, according to The Weather Channel. There is a 90-percent-plus chance of precipitation between 3-6 p.m., though no significant accumulation is expected. A mix of rain and snow could continue until about 2 a.m. Temperatures should remain in the upper 30s through the afternoon and evening. Thursday’s forecast is for clear skies with a high in the mid-40s.
Monday, February 21, 2011
On Monday the National Weather Service issued an alert for up to 8 inches of snow beginning around 9 p.m.
At 2:35 p.m. The National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Warning that is in effect from 9 p.m. Monday until 7 a.m. Tuesday. The areas affected include Anne Arundel County, Howard County, Montgomery County and southern Baltimore County. The winter weather will begin as sleet and change over to snow around midnight. The snow may be heavy at times overnight. Accumulations of 4 to 8 inches are expected. The higher amounts will be in the northern part of the affected counties. Accuweather is predicting 2 to 4 inches for the Edgewater-Davidsonville area. The heaviest snow will be between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m. Temperatures will hover in the 30s this evening, then drop to the upper 20s by Tuesday morning. Winds will be from the northeast at 10 …
Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Due to icy conditions—although much of south county was spared.
Anne Arundel County Public Schools announced that all public schools will be opening two hours late. The new arrival times for area schools will be as follows: According to the Office of Personnel Management, the federal government is operating on a normal schedule. The Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) advises that commuters check road conditions on the website by clicking on “CHART” to see live traffic cameras and incident updates.
Thursday, January 27, 2011
Residents gathered this morning at Loch Haven to satisfy the need for speed.
Edgewater residents descended upon the popular Loch Haven sledding hill this morning. Dads and moms brought the children out and teenagers brought themselves. The snow should be slow to melt, with temperatures hovering in the 30s for the next few days. An additional round of snowfall will move in tomorrow afternoon, dropping another inch on the ground. Feel free to add your snow and sledding pictures to the site.
Saturday, December 25, 2010
National Weather Service issues alert that coming winter storm could impact holiday travelers.
UPDATE: At 3:42pm, the National Weather Service updated the Winter Storm Watch to a Winter Storm Warning. In addition, the NWS increased expected accumulation amounts to 6 to 10 inches. The storm is now expected to begin at 6am Sunday and last until 6am Monday. The snow should begin around daybreak tomorrow, then become steadier and heavier towards mid-morning. Snow will continue, heavy at times, through the early evening hours Sunday. Snow showers will taper late Sunday into early Monday morning. Residents in a wide area, including Anne Arundel County, should prepare for significant amounts of snow and strong winds. The new advisory stated that these conditions will make travel "very hazardous or impossible" tomorrow. == At 9:08am this …