Saturday October 13 2018
A band of rain this morning is the mark of our pattern change. Fall is really here now and will stay. It is interesting how Hurricane Mathew has helped to shift the jet stream and opposing our warm start to the month, the next four weeks appear to be below average temperatures. This will start with the chance for the first frost for inland areas Sunday morning. There will be a better chance for frost next week and a good chance for the first flakes and stickage in western Maryland next weekend.
Here’s the quick look, starting with the stats and morning rain.
Local Weather Stats For October 13 in Baltimore
Average High: 68ºF
Record High: 89ºF in 1954
Average Low: 46ºF
Record Low: 32ºF in 2006
Sunrise: 7:14 AM
Sunset 6:30 PM
*Daylight = 2:30 shorter than yesterday
*Bay Water Temperature = 73ºF at Thomas Pt. Light House
Colder air moving in. The spread form 50s across the Bay and Delmarva to 40s inland and near freezing this morning at Deep Creek Lake and McHenry in western Maryland.
Rain- It’s just a morning thing…
Radar Loop (2 hours)
Radar Snapshot at 8 AM
Radar Simulation —> slider
Clouds Clearing Behind The Rain
It will be chilly. This will be about 10 degrees below average
First Frost Sunday Morning?
With a clearing sky and light wind, temps will tank tonight. The ground is often cooler than thermometers at 5 Ft above the ground. So frost can occur when temps are in the upper 30s.
Outlook Next Week
The next rain wil arrive Monday night/Tuesday. Then we watch for colder air next weekend which will open up Lake Effect Snow. Garrett County could get their first stickage.
Snapshot Next Sunday
NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center has an about face with below normal temps through the rest of this month and start of November in the eastern US.
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