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  • 90 degree days
    A Grand Rapids 1951 temperature record tied
    Grand Rapids has not observed a 90 degree day this year. Our warmest temperature this year occurred on July 22, with a high of 89 degrees. There’s only one other year when Grand Rapids NEVER saw a 90 degree day. That year is 1951. I found...
  • Quarterbacks who passed for most yards in a college football game
    Quarterbacks who passed for most yards in a college football game
    The following is a list of the most passing yards by a quarterback in a college football game. I've broken down the list by the four divisions in college football, listing the quarterback with the most passing yards in a game for each level...
  • Most rushing yards in college football game by a player
    Players who rushed for most yards in a college football game
    The following is a list of the players who have rushed for the most yards in a college football game. I've broken down the list by the different levels of competition in college football.Each player who rushed for the most yards in a game at...
  • How to catch fish in southern cool front
    How to catch fish in southern cool front
    Anglers depend on their gear Water clarity and the sky conditions are a good way to pick out what kind of jerkbait to use. What are the shad doing this time of year? Unpredictable action is good for this time of year to entice the fishing bites...
  • Another record for cold temps
    It’s a cool, cool summer: Baltimore’s 4th record low this month
    Do you remember two summers ago when all we could hear was about the endless heat? It is quite the opposite this year, at least for the eastern half of the US. Here in Baltimore for example, BWI only has had 10 days reaching 90°F or higher so...
  • Kenny Chesney releases 'American Kids'
    Kenny Chesney releases new single ‘American Kids’
    Country superstar Kenny Chesney has just released the debut single, “American Kids,” from his upcoming fall project. The single is the first released on iTunes in nearly four years. The upbeat track, which features hand claps,...
  • Indian girl, 13, climbs Everest: Indian teen becomes youngest to summit Everest
    Indian girl, 13, climbs Everest: Indian teen becomes youngest to summit Everest
    An Indian teenager has climbed to new heights – literally – after her successful summit of Mount Everest, our world’s highest peak. The 13-year-old girl, a daughter of a poor Indian farming family, has taken the title as the...
  • The calm after the storm or the storm after the calm?
    The calm after the storm or the storm after the calm?
    Last week saw some pretty incredible storminess. First, an outbreak of tornadoes and severe wind and hail storms moved across parts of the Midwest and the Deep South. About three dozen people lost their lives as a result, mostly across Arkansas...
  • Retaining wall collapse taking nearly a dozen cars with it
    Baltimore landslide caught on video
    April 30th 2014 marks the day of the deluge. BWI airport recorded a record tying 3.06” of rain for the date. It was our date with the storm that brought the first deadly tornado outbreak across the nation and even close to 2 feet of rain to...
  • Most home runs in one MLB game by two teams
    Most home runs in one MLB game by two teams
    The following is a list of the major league baseball (MLB) record for most home runs hit in one game by both teams in the game. In a very odd coincidence, the two teams with the most home runs hit in one MLB game actually accomplished the feat...
  • Hilary Duff
    Hilary Duff Scores Record Deal
    For the past few months, Hilary Duff has been sharing a lot of info with her fans via social media like the fact she has been back in the studio recording a new record. She posted a photo to her Instagram account, hilaryduff, the picture featured...
  • Slushy snowfall may stick early and late in the day
    Late call for snowfall: March 25th stickage mostly before and after daylight
    Here we go again, the winter that will not end. This one comes on the one-year anniversary of a late season snow event we had last year. That time Baltimore’s BWI had record setting 3.2 inches.To mark another extreme we can look at March...
  • Where will the heaviest snow be?
    Final call for snowfall: March 3rd 2014
    There will be heavy snow in Maryland. If that's all that matters, then the rest is academic, and for the outliers. But there are more details I would like to share. Besides the fact that this storm will start as rain and turn to a very cold...
  • Carter-Williams not nearly enough
    76ers can't even avoid getting blown out by Bucks
    The Philadelphia 76ers and Milwaukee Bucks played perhaps the least anticipated game of the NBA season on Feb. 24. Since the Sixers and Bucks have the two worst records in the NBA, the only meaning this game had was towards the race for more draft...
  • One-third of NWS offices report weather records
    An out of balance weather pattern leads to record-setting events
    While another record-breaking winter storm crippled parts of the eastern U.S., many areas of the Southwest saw record-breaking warmth and a continued lack of precipitation. In fact, record reports documented by National Weather Service (NWS)...