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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dover Air Force Base (KDOV)

Lat: 39.13°NLon: 75.47°WElev: 30ft.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 17 Aug 6:58 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Dover DE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning.  Cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light southwest wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning. Cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light southwest wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Dover DE
 39.15°N 75.54°W (Elev. 26 ft)
6:36 pm EDT Aug 17, 2017
7pm EDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2017
 
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