Wednesday September 16 2020

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, and NEW GFS Interactive simulation slider.   *Also see the new Maryland Weather local pages below.

Satellite Loop

The sky may look clear, but we still have smoke aloft. This will make for that orange orb sun early, and a milky sky during the day.

Hurricane Sally intensified to Cat 2 with 105 mph winds overnight. It is making landfall this morning. An update on the way shortly.



Morning Set Up

September 16 weather Wednesday Morning Hurricane Sally


Morning Temperatures

Widespread 40s to near 50ºF.  Even Ocean City dipped to 55ºF

September 16 weather temperatures Wednesday morning

Smoke Forecast

Smoke Forecast Wednesday September 16 Local


Quick Weather Forecast:

Based on metro Baltimore


Temperatures: High in the 70s and lows in the 50s.

A chance of showers later Thursday may drag the smoke smell don to the surface.

Much cooler weather by the weekend.

September 16 first weather forecast



Hurricane Sally Made Landfall

Click Here To See: The Tropical Report

September 16 Hurricane Sally Landfall IR Satellite


NEW: Interactive Rain and Wind Slider

Try this:

  • Use the Orange Button to slide the timeline on your own. Or hit the Play Button at the lower left.
  • You can also pinch to zoom or move the map.



Climate Data Update

Observations Yesterday:

Tuesday September 15 2020

High = 69ºF  at 3:32 PM 

Low =62ºF  at 11:32 PM

Rainfall: 0.00″


Winds  from the East

  • Top Speed (1 minute average) = 15  mph
  • Top Gust (3 to 10 seconds) = 24 mph
  • Average Wind Speed:  4.4 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

Wednesday Climate Stats:

September 16, 2020 in Baltimore

Average High:  78ºF

Record High: 98ºF in 1991

Average  Low: 58ºF

Record Low:  41ºF in 1873

Sunrise: 6:49 AM 

Sunset 7:133 PM 

*Daylight = 2:32 shorter than yesterday. 

Moon Phase

September 16 Moon Phase




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:


Severe Storm Report Photos And Video From Thursday

Lightning_I95 Baltimore Sep 3Annapolis Storm September 3

Storm Reports All September 3


Maryland Trek Team Shirt

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Maryland Trek Cycle Jerseys From Hill Killer

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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 ❤️ 

My ‘bonus’ daughter made this map of Maryland a few years ago. We brought it back for needed positivity. Now on her pick of tanks, and this cool Maryland T for men or women.

Click here or on the image to see more

This is all LOCAL: Made by Maryland Print House; Proceeds support my Maryland Trek 7 this August for Just In Power Kids.MarylandStrongLoveJaiden


Related Posts

2020 Tropical Storm and Hurricane Names and Naming History

Tropical Storm Hurricane History


Atlantic Tropical History: Maps of Origin Regions Every 10 Days

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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.


Also See:

Double Solar Halo

Double solar halo June 8


Just In Power Kids:

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