Bay surge may not be greater than 3 feet

Gov. Martin O'Malley says he's hopeful the latest forecasts are correct in calling for a Chesapeake Bay tidal surge of no greater than three feet.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 11:42pm EDT

Airports encouraging passengers to check before traveling, rebook online

Courtney Prebich, spokesperson, Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 11:21pm EDT


Updates on Hurricane Irene Aug. 27 - 8 p.m.

Barry Baxter, meteorologist, National Hurricane Center

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 10:32pm EDT


Flood warnings issued for Md. streams

The National Weather Service warns that rain from Hurricane Irene will likely cause flooding in parts of southern and central Maryland and the Eastern Shore.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 10:27pm EDT

Hurricane Irene kills 3 in Virginia

Officials say a third person in Virginia has died from trees toppled by Hurricane Irene.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 09:59pm EDT

Hearty souls ride out Irene in Hampton Roads

Ignoring warnings from authorities that the storm could place them in grave danger, people like Bob Mitchell treated his Saturday like any other _ hanging out in his comic book and games store, World's Best Comics.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 09:35pm EDT

Apparent tornado reported near Lewis, Del.

A Sussex County spokesman says according to the National Weather Service, a tornado touched down in Nassau Station just southwest of Lewes.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 09:32pm EDT

Mayor apologizes for late-night storm robocalls

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is apologizing to Baltimore residents who received automatic calls dispensing advice ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Irene.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 09:31pm EDT

Md. police say tornado spotted on lower E. Shore

Maryland State Police say an apparent tornado touched down on the lower Eastern Shore.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 09:30pm EDT

Hurricane plays havoc with sports schedule

The Philadelphia Phillies and Florida Marlins were unable to sneak a game in Saturday as Hurricane Irene plowed its way up the East Coast.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 09:27pm EDT

Standing guard at the Tomb in the face of Hurricane Irene

As Hurricane Irene barrels her way toward the mid-Atlantic and up the East Coast, members of The Old Guard continue their vigilance at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 09:21pm EDT

Dulles still operating as Irene approaches

Two of the three major airports in the Baltimore-Washington area are virtually shut down as Hurricane Irene approaches.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 08:43pm EDT

Chesapeake Bay Bridge closed

Maryland Transportation Authority has closed the Chesapeake Bay Bridge as Hurricane Irene approaches and winds pick up.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 08:11pm EDT

Red cross creates apps to find shelters from Irene

Starting Friday, the Red Cross set up dozens of shelters in the regions in Irene's path.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 08:07pm EDT

Virginia localities putting curfews in place

Some Virginia localities are imposing curfews in the wake of Hurricane Irene's destruction.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 07:50pm EDT

Fort Lee closing due to Hurricane Irene

Fort Lee is closing due to weather related to Hurricane Irene.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 07:19pm EDT

Mayor: Baltimore ready to respond to Irene

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says the city is ready to respond to any emergencies from Hurricane Irene.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 06:54pm EDT

Va. man trapped briefly after store collapses

An auto parts store has collapsed in York County.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 06:01pm EDT

Del. bans non-emergency travel as Irene arrives

Delaware is banning non-emergency travel as Hurricane Irene approaches the state.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 05:45pm EDT

Guard positioning troops in Va. for storm help

The National Guard Bureau is positioning troops in Virginia to provide assistance in the state and other states after Hurricane Irene passes.

Saturday - 08/27/2011, 05:08pm EDT
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