Perry Hall In For More Severe Weather After Weekend Water Rescues
PERRY HALL, MD — The storm that hit Perry Hall on Saturday night was brief but packed a punch. Another round of severe weather is possible Tuesday through Thursday, forecasters say.
Perry Hall received 2.38 inches of rain, based on preliminary data submitted to the National Weather Service on Sunday, July 3. White Marsh reported 2.3 inches, and Carney saw 1.29 inches.
After 9 p.m. on Saturday, the swift water rescue team and the squad engine were called to Honeygo Boulevard and Mercantile Road for multiple vehicles in floodwaters, trapping the people inside, according to the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company. Before 9:30 p.m., officials said crews were also responding to Joppatowne, where three people were trapped in three cars on Joppa Farm Road and Barksdale Drive.
One person reported rainwater flowed into the AMF Perry Hall Lanes on Ebenezer Road.
Here are the unofficial rainfall totals shared by the National Weather Service from Baltimore County after the storm on Saturday, July 2:
- Woodlawn — 2.73 inches at 7 a.m. on July 3
- Perry Hall — 2.38 inches at 8:13 a.m. on July 3
- White Marsh — 2 inches at 7 a.m. on July 3
- Catonsville — 1.36 inches at 7:52 a.m. on July 3
- Carney — 1.29 inches at 8:25 a.m. on July 3
- Middle River — 1.10 inches at 8:25 a.m. on July 3
- Catonsville — 1.09 inches at 8 a.m. on July 3
Severe weather is likely on Tuesday and may continue Wednesday and Thursday, according to the National Weather Service, which placed much of Maryland — including Baltimore County — under a hazardous weather outlook.
On Monday, storms are most likely between noon and 6 p.m., some of which may become severe. Damaging wind, large hail, and isolated cases of flooding are possible during this time frame as well as on Wednesday into Thursday, forecasters say.