Wednesday August 26 2020

Severe Storms hit parts of Maryland on Tuesday with winds over 70 mph.  Here is the document and journal Maryland Weather conditions observed in Baltimore yesterday, climate report today, sunrise/sunset, moon phase, and daily weather map

Quick look weather forecast.

Tropical Weather: Hurricane Laura has winds of 110 mph and appears to be gaining more strength.


Storm Report Tuesday 

  • Cecil County, North East: Wind gust to 66 mph with pea size hail and tree damage!
  • Grasonville, Bay Ridge: Wind gust to 72 mph, lots of tree damage!
  • Washington DC and northern Virginia: Lots of tree damage

August 26 storm reports Maryland weather Tuesday


Climate Data Update

Observations Yesterday:

Tuesday August 25, 2020

High = 91ºF  at 4:43 PM 

Low = 74ºF  at 11:59 AM

Rainfall: 0.10″


Winds  from the West

  • Top Speed (1 minute average) = 20  mph
  • Top Gust (3 to 10 seconds) = 27 mph
  • Average Wind Speed:  9.4 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:

Baltimore Weather at BWI Past 72 Hours



Today’s Weather

Quick Look:

August 26 weather hurricane Laura Wednesday morning

Hurricane Laura:

This is almost a Category 3 Major Hurricane. It will get stronger today and bring a devastating storm surge of 10 to 15 feet at landfall.

This is expected to weaken inland but turn our way and bring rain Saturday. That full forecast on the way after the 8 AM report.

Hurricane Laura Satellite Wednesday August 26 morning


Forecast:  Full report after 8 AM Advisory Update

Hurricane Laura forecast August 26

Wednesday Climate Stats:

August 26, 2020 in Baltimore

Average High:  84ºF

Record High: 101ºF in 1948

Average  Low: 64ºF

Record Low:  52ºF in 1874, 1977

Sunrise: 6:30 AM 

Sunset 7:46 PM 

*Daylight = 2:23 shorter than yesterday. 

Moon Phase

August 26 moon phase Wednesday




This is still a work in progress, but please check out these interactive pages:

Maryland Weather 

Maryland Weather Page

I wanted to keep it simple. Just the basics for a quick view at any time.

Maryland Weather Just In Weather

14 Local Maryland Pages (and York PA)

We have made a page for Maryland Weather which gives you the current conditions for 14 present area locations. Many of these match up with the spots on our route.  Please use this list below are reference. I will include them daily with my articles on the kids.

Local Hourly Forecasts and Local Radar
Central Maryland
Southern Maryland




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Also See:

July 2020 The hottest on record. Will it hint at snow this winter?


Record Hottest Month in Baltimore July 2020


Comet NEOWISE Viewing All July (photos/video)

Comet NEOWISE Bob Gelety


Maryland Strong Love ❤️ 

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Also See:

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New Video Series: What is this cloud?

Episode 3: Morning Glory at sunrise on the beach in North Carolina


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Also See:





Water Spout OR Scud Cloud on videos and photos near Middle River Maryland


Other  Links:

Was Your County Not Included?

Click this map for more on the regional forecast zones


Baltimore Weather At BWI May Not Be As Hot As Reported

Construction at the airport close to the weather station may be added artificial heat. Click here or the image for the details.




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