Friday October 16 2020

A cold front is moving through this morning. If you are lucky to start on the mild side, it will not last long. Temperatures will be dropping for the entire region and will remain chilly with rain this afternoon.

Here is first look weather forecast, and NEW GFS Interactive simulation slider.  Also see the journal of Maryland Weather conditions observed in Baltimore yesterday, climate report today, sunrise/sunset, moon phase, and daily weather map.


Morning Set Up

October 16 weather Friday morning



Radar Loop

There are two bands of rain, with a break in the middle. This will make for inconsistent rain, so not steady all day.






Click here for the rain timeline and temperature forecast




The cold air is on the move in…

October 16 weather temperatures Friday



Quick Weather Forecast:

Based on metro Baltimore


Quick Forecast For Central Maryland: Rain returns Friday.


October 16 weather forecast Baltimore Friday





NEW: Interactive Temperatures, Rain, and Wind

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:

Thursday October 15 2020

High = 77ºF  at 3:26 PM 

Low = 51ºF  at 3:27 AM 

Rainfall: 0.00″


Winds  from the Northwest

  • Top Speed (1 minute average) = 17 mph
  • Top Gust (3 to 10 seconds) = 29 mph
  • Average Wind Speed: 5.9 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

Friday Climate Stats:

October 16, 2020 in Baltimore

Average High:  67ºF

Record High: 90ºF in 1897

Average  Low: 45ºF

Record Low:  30ºF 1876

Sunrise: 7:18 AM 

Sunset 6:26 PM 

*Daylight = 2:28 shorter than yesterday. 

Moon Phase

October 16 weather moon phase





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



Maryland Weather Page

Maryland Weather 

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

Maryland Weather Just In Weather


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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


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Other  Links:

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