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Baltimore rainfall highest since 1933

Maryland rain

The National Weather Service said that the 6.3 inches recorded at BWI airport Tuesday is the highest one-day total recorded for the city since a 1933 hurricane.

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Maryland experiences full variety of Sandy’s wrath

CRISFIELD — On Maryland’s jagged coastline, hurricane-riled waves destroyed an iconic pier and floodwaters forced caskets from graves in a town famed for crabbing. In the mountainous western edges, 2 feet of snow snapped power lines, downed trees and left ...

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O’Malley: ‘Unlike any storm we’ve had’

Marylanders should stay off the roads for the next 24 to 36 hours as potentially deadly Hurricane Sandy lurches toward the state, Gov. Martin O’Malley said Monday morning. Speaking from the Maryland Emergency Management Agency in Reisterstown, the governor said ...

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Floodwaters reach mid-Atlantic ahead of Sandy

OCEAN CITY — Floodwaters inundated seaboard communities in Maryland and Delaware as Hurricane Sandy raced nearer to the mid-Atlantic coast, and residents feared the worst was yet to come as the huge, violent storm was expected to park itself over ...

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Western Md. town’s water rationed

MCCOOLE — Residents in the small western Maryland town of McCoole face water-use restrictions due to dry weather. Water rationing measures were imposed Wednesday in the community of 500 by the neighboring city of Keyser, W.Va. Keyser supplies drinking water ...

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Race goes on despite weather

The biggest race of the weekend here at the Grand Prix of Baltimore is well underway, and the atmosphere has been an interesting combination: the exhilaration of watching two dozen IndyCar drivers complete 75 laps at about 180 mph around the Inner Harbor, and the irritation of trying to keep dry.

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