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Ocean City Weather Roundup

Ocean City Weather Roundup

The weather is always critical around here. Frankly most of the time the only question is weather it's going to be beautiful or gorgeous. Sometimes neither is the case. Either way, we've chosen among some of our favorite forecasters and each week we'll add their updates here. In addition to this Ocean City Weather roundup, we publish updated reports on our Ocean City Weather Page.Maria will give...

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Winter Storm Update

Winter Storm Update

March 13, 2017, the National Weather Service is calling for a wintry mix of freezing rain, snow, and wind gusts of up to 50 mph beginning tonight for the Lower Eastern Shore. The heaviest periods of rain and possible snow accumulations are expected to take place tonight through Tuesday afternoon, with winds beginning tonight and lasting through Wednesday. Power outages due to downed trees are...

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Resort Area Under Winter Storm Warning (3:15 p.m. Update)

Resort Area Under Winter Storm Warning (3:15 p.m. Update)

Ocean City, Maryland - (January 6, 2016): Ocean City is under a Winter Storm Warning, beginning in the early morning hours tomorrow, Saturday, January 7, until Sunday. According to the National Weather Service in Wakefield, VA, Ocean City will experience snow and moderate wind gusts. The projected snow flurries will begin early morning Saturday and last throughout the afternoon hours. Snowfall...

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Worcester County Social Services Opens Cold Weather Shelter this Weekend

Worcester County Social Services Opens Cold Weather Shelter this Weekend

Prompted by a forecast calling for low overnight temperatures and snow, the Worcester County Homeless Board and Worcester County Department of Social Services in conjunction with Ocean City Cold Weather Coalition, will be offering a cold weather shelter at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church for the next three nights, beginning Friday night and ending Monday morning. The shelter is located at 10301...

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Police, Fire & Rescue: 9-1-1

Downed Power Lines, Outages & Life-Threatening Emergencies:

Emergency Management Hotline: 410-723-6666

Atlantic General Hospital: 410-641-1100

Beach Patrol: 410-289-7556; 410-250-0125

Coast Guard: 410-289-7559

MD Natural Resources Police: 410-548-7070

Maryland State Police: 410- 641-3101


Beach Patrol: 410-289-7556

U.S. Coast Guard Station: 410-289-7559

MD Natural Resources Police: 410-548-7070

Maryland State Police: 410-641-3101

Fire Department Headquarters,15th St.: 410-289-4346

Lost and Found (Police Department) 65th St.: 410-723-6611

Police Department 65th St.: 410-723-6610


Municipal Airport: 410-213-2471

Animal Control: 410-723-6649

AAA Emergency Road Service: 800-222-4357

Alcoholics Anonymous: 410-600-5219

City Hall, 3rd St. and Baltimore Avenue: 410-289-8221/ 866-770-8221

Convention Center and Visitor Info, 40th St.: 410-289-2800

Convention Center Box Office: 410-289-8314

District Court, 65th St.: 410-723-6935

Greyhound Bus Service: 410-289-9307/ 800-231-2222

Humane Society: 410-213-0146

Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Assoc: 410-289-6733

Library, 100th St., bayside: 410-524-1818

Post Offices

  • 4th St. and Philadelphia Avenue: 410-289-2940
  • 71st St. and Coastal Highway: 410-524-7611
  • Ocean Gateway inside Wockenfuss: 410-213-8880

Public Works Maintenance, 65th St.: 410-524-0391

OC Transportation Department: 410-723-1606

Recreation and Parks, 125th St.: 410-250-0125

Senior Citizens Activity Center: 410-289-0824

Ticketmaster: Toll Free: 800-551-SEAT

Weather Information: 410-289-2931

Western Union: 800-325-6000