Wednesday day August 5 2020
Document and journal Maryland Weather conditions observed in Baltimore yesterday, climate report today, sunrise/sunset, moon phase, and daily weather map.
Tropical Storm Isaias Initial Report
The center of the storm crossed entered Maryland in St. Mary’s County in the morning. It then crossed the Chesapeake Bay and enter again near St. Michaels in Talbot County with winds of 70 mph according The Nation Hurricane Center. Then it traveled North Northeast at 35 mph through Queens Annes, Kent, and Cecil County.
This map shows what was reported. Only three sites have been visited and confirmed by The National Weather Service. More surveys will be conducted today and I will have a final complete report later.
NWS Confirmed Tornados in MD (so far)
- Ridge: EF-0 with 80 mph winds
- Piney Point: EF-1 with 100 mph winds
- Dares Beach: EF-1 with 100 mph winds
Other Storm Surveys Today
- Delaware- The largest twister and damage of the day
- Queen Annes County (NWS Mount Holly)
- Worcester County (NWS Wakefield)
Top Rain Reports By County
*These locations west of the Bay are in the NWS Sterling VA Zone. The Eastern Shore are under the NWS Mount Holly Office and are not reported yet.
LOCATION STORM TOTAL MARYLAND ...Anne Arundel County... Cape St. Claire 1 E 5.75 Churchton ENE 4.19 Odenton S 3.32 Georgetown 1 ESE 2.75 Odenton 1 S 2.70 Linthicum 2.37 ...Baltimore County... Glyndon 1 SW 1.83 ...Baltimore City... Baltimore Inner Harb 4.36 Pimlico SE 2.67 ...Calvert County... Prince Frederick 1 S 8.42 Plum Point 3 WSW 6.25 ...Charles County... La Plata 3 ENE 5.77 Bryantown 2 NE 3.41 Dentsville 1 SW 2.65 Ripley NW 2.45 ...Frederick County... Bloomfield 2 WSW 1.54 ...Howard County... Columbia 3 ENE 3.50 Simpsonville 1 W 3.40 Simpsonville 1 SW 3.30 White Oak 1 W 2.71 Columbia 2 NE 2.25 Columbia 2 NW 1.14 ...Montgomery County... Bethesda 1 E 4.00 Takoma Park E 3.04 Gaithersburg 1 SW 2.25 White Oak 1 NNW 2.23 Laytonsville 2 WNW 1.66 ...Prince Georges County... Marlton 1 WSW 5.10 ...St. Marys County... Sotterley 1 WNW 9.00 California 2 W 5.41 ...Washington County... Boonsboro 3 NNE 1.22
Eastern Shore Reports
Climate Data Update
Yesterday: Tuesday August 4 2020
High = 87ºF at 3:01 PM
Low = 69ºF at 9:17 AM
Winds from the NW
- Top Speed (1 minute average) = 25 mph
- Top Gust (3 to 10 seconds) =36 mph
- Average Wind Speed: 8.4 mph
Please note that humidity and dew point often change each hour like the temperature. These are not recorded as high or low, and can be arbitrary depending on the time you check.
Current Data and Past 72 Hourly Reports
You can get the hourly weather reports for the prior 72 hours at this link:
Wednesday Stats: August 5, 2020 in Baltimore
Average High: 86ºF
Record High: 104ºF in 1930
Average Low: 66ºF
Record Low: 52ºF in 1951
Sunrise: 6:11 AM
Sunset 8:14 PM
*Daylight = 2:02 shorter than yesterday.
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