Thursday July 4 2019

Hot weather on the 4th of July is almost expected, however we did have a run of cool wet days for a few years. Today will be back to the classic summer weather with high heat and perhaps some thunderstorms turning severe. With temperatures in the 90s and heat index around 100ºF, there will be plenty of energy for storms to possibly turn severe again. There is not much movement in the atmosphere so some storms could sit over the same area for a few hours.

See the radar simulation below. Most storms will erupt after 1 PM and peak between 4 PM and 6 PM, then fade around sunset. Hopefully this will not interfere with fireworks displays.

The marginal risk will be between the Bay and the mountains across central Maryland and Virginia. It is important to note that any storm can produce dangerous lighting even before the first drop of rain. Please listen for thunder and when it roars, head indoors.

Severe Storm Risk: Independence Day

 

Local Weather Stats: Monday July 3, 2019 in Baltimore

Average High:  87ºF

Record High: 100ºF in 2002

Average  Low: 66ºF

Record Low:  53ºF in 1986

Sunrise: 5:44 AM

Sunset 8:36 PM  

*Daylight = 0:43 shorter than yesterday 

*Bay Water Temperature = 79ºF at Thomas Pt. Light House 

 

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This Morning

A warm start!!!

 

This Afternoon

Regardless of the actually thermometer reading, the heat index will be up around 100ºF

 

Radar Simulation —> slider

Storms will develop during the afternoon, but most will be settling down and fading around sunset.

 

Friday Temperatures

Morning: Remaining Humid

 

Afternoon

 

Saturday: Even Hotter

 

Sunday: Not As Hot

 

Storm Animation

 

 

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