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Winter Storm Forecast

Maryland State Archives

Winter Weather Advisory

A winter weather advisory is in effect in the Baltimore area until 10 p.m. tonight. The forecast is calling for snow, sleet and freezing rain, with up to an inch of snow accumulation and up to 1/10 inch of ice. Roads will likely be impacted by the wintry mix, which should make for dangerous travel in the region. Drivers should be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibility. Most school districts, including Baltimore City, Baltimore County and Carroll County, dismissed school early due to the inclement weather. 

Early School Closings for March 3

Mar 3, 2015

This is only a partial list for early school closings for today, Tuesday, March 3. Please check with your school district for updated information.

Anne Arundel County Schools

After-school activities are canceled.

Baltimore City Community College


School will close early at 3:30 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Baltimore City Public Schools


MD senator Barbara Mikulski.

Senator Barbara Mikulski Announces Retirement

U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.) announced today that she has decided not to run for re-election. Mikulski, who will complete her fifth term in office in January, 2017, says she wants to focus for the next two years on working for her constituents and for the nation.

Confirmation Hearings for Transportation Secretary Delayed

The confirmation hearing for Maryland’s acting transportation secretary has been delayed for a week. According to reports, state senators had so many questions for nominee Pete Rahn that a panel voted to hold another round next Monday. Senators have been asking Rahn about his plans for the agency, and they want to know where he stands on major projects like the Red and Purple Light Rail lines, which are now under increased scrutiny.