Strong said the high temperature today through much of the area would be in the mid-50s and would be accompanied by 20 to 25 mph winds.
The Web site of local weather observer Greg Keefer said 1.43 inches of rain fell in Hagerstown Wednesday by 9:45 p.m., bringing the month's rain total to 3.24 inches, .03 inches more than the November average. The site reported the strongest wind gust was 51 mph, registered at 11:19 a.m.
Power was disrupted to some Allegheny Energy customers in the Tri-State area
Washington County had the fewest problems, a utility spokesman said.
"I'd bet we didn't have more than 50 or 60 all day," Allegheny Energy Spokesman Allen Staggers said. "It was mostly related to the wind knocking over trees or limbs breaking.
Staggers said there were more problems in Jefferson and Berkeley counties in West Virginia, where 500 customers were without power and in Franklin County, Pa., where 800 outages were reported.
Staggers said employees restored power to all residences affected in the area.
Maureen Theriault, Public Relations Director for Washington County Hospital, said there were no weather-related problems at the hospital.
Maryland State Police Sgt. Mike Higgins said troopers had to deal with several minor collisions throughout the day. Higgins said there were minor traffic incidents at Governor Lane Boulevard, Maryland 66 in Mapleville, Leitersburg Pike north of the Long Meadow Shopping Center and at a ramp from eastbound Interstate 70 to eastbound U.S. 40.
Overall, none of those incidents translated into serious injuries, he said.
Washington County 911 dispatcher Keith Bowen said Wednesday was a fairly routine day.