The Weather Blog

THE WEATHER BLOG

January 15, 2009|By FRANK ROYLANCE

It's cold, but we've seen worse. One of the worst Maryland ice storms in recent memory ended 10 years ago today. A half-to three-quarters of an inch accumulated; 40-mph helped drag down trees and wires. Emergencies were declared. A half-million customers lost power, some for a week. Eight hundred pedestrians were hurt in icy falls. Thirty Montgomery County school buses skidded off the roads

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