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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 22 Aug 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Newark DE

Heat Advisory August 22, 01:00pm until August 22, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind around 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Newark DE
 39.69°N 75.73°W (Elev. 98 ft)
9:35 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
10am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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