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Fire Weather Threats out West; Wintry Weather Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic

High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic and Northeast, with heavier snow amounts in lake effect snow bands near the Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Overcast

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.64 in (1003.7 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 13 Dec 11:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Elsmere DE

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 7 to 16 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A chance of snow, mainly before 9am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 7 to 16 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Elsmere DE
 39.74°N 75.6°W (Elev. 98 ft)
9:38 pm EST Dec 13, 2017
12am EST Dec 14, 2017-6pm EST Dec 19, 2017
 
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