On Friday afternoon, everyone was bracing for the forecasted heat wave, but no one anticipated the hurricane-like thunderstorm that hit late that night. Most households in Baltimore were out of power for over 24 hours on the hottest weekend of the year, leaving residents to find a way to maintain their cool (literally and figuratively). As of this morning, may outages persist.
Here are some pictures from around Cedarcroft/Roland Park/Woodbrook. Please send us your pics at [email protected] and we’ll post them, and please share your survivor tales in the comments.
Watch this space for more photos as we make our way around town…
More pics from around the region, courtesy of the HuffPo:
Update: New shots from reader Sam Moore, July 3, 2012
More storm stories from the Baltimore Fishbowl staff:
At the Safeway, Post-Derecho by Moses Hubbard
Charles Village After the Storm by Robert O’Brien