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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding

Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop along a frontal system stretching from portions of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. These storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. The threat shifts east on Friday. Moonsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Four Corners area. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wildwood, Cape May County Airport (KWWD)

Lat: 39.02°NLon: 74.92°WElev: 23ft.

A Few Clouds

77°F

25°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 27 Jul 4:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cape May NJ

Flash Flood Watch July 28, 02:00pm until July 29, 02:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind around 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 72. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 79. Breezy, with a northeast wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 72. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 79. Breezy, with a northeast wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Cape May NJ
 38.95°N 74.92°W (Elev. 7 ft)
4:01 pm EDT Jul 27, 2017
5pm EDT Jul 27, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2017
 
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