The weather today will be cloudy with a high near 42 and a low around 26. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph. Saturday will be sunny with a high near 45 and a low around 34. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Sunday will be a chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49 and a low around 25. Southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
And, we’re saying it…. A chance of rain and ❄️ snow ❄️ showers starting at 9pm.
The Garrett County Health Department has released an important graphic covering the differences between quarantine and isolation related to COVID-19.
Fishing for a variety of species at Deep Creek Lake continues to be good. Northern pike, smallmouth and largemouth bass, trout, and yellow perch are all being caught. The upper Potomac River is still running low, so light lines, long casts, and small lures are standard fare for those fishing for smallmouth bass.
The movie theater is open for the weekend: Maybe see Monsters, Inc with a large-warm-buttery popcorn? Or, is it just me with that craving?
Garrett’s St. Peters Church is participating in Operation Christmas Child this year by building shoeboxes online. Fill a box from the comfort of your home and spread the Good News to children worldwide. Visit garrettpeter.com and click on the “Build a Box Online” link to help them reach their goal of 50 shoebox gifts.
The Firewater Kitchen + Bar is set to open mid-November! “With limitless views of the lake our outdoor space has a sprawling 1700 sq. ft. deck featuring a 32 ft. linear, gas fire pit. It’s all built around the original inspiration… a delicious & diverse menu, craft beers & fresh-made craft cocktails.”
Our Halloween events listing is here: www.DeepCreekTimes.com/Halloween
Remember, this Sunday, Nov. 1, (at 2 a.m.) we set our clocks back one hour to standard time as daylight saving time ends. While gaining an hour of sleep this weekend, people across the country will also be losing an hour of daylight in the evening.