A water main under repair will leave some Prince George's County residents without water for several days, but some are turning to stores to proactively stockpile reserves.
Businesses along National Harbor in Maryland may shut the doors during the Prince George's County water main repair.
The heat index will remain stubbornly above 100 degrees for the rest of this week, putting many of the city's homeless at risk of hyperthermia.
Temperatures are expected to reach the 90s all this week. See our list of outdoor pools and aquatic centers in D.C., Maryland and Virginia.
A strong storm system moving into the area has the potential to produce tornadoes, flash flooding and wind damage.
Montgomery County's consumer protection officials are warning residents to be on the lookout for unlicensed contractors.
The majority of the outages are split between Pepco and BG&E customers, but restorations are expected throughout Friday.
A 65-foot-tall oak tree came crashing down on a home on White Oak Drive in Sterling, Va. during Thursday afternoon's storm.
There's been no shortage of rain in recent weeks, but the fact that it's still spring may well spare the region from any severe flooding from storms expected to hit on Thursday.
It may not have been the derecho some were expecting, but Thursday's storms and strong winds left many toppled trees, flooded roads and hundreds without power.
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