Dangerous Heat and Humidity Over The East

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over much of the east over the next couple of days. Afternoon high temperatures are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. The dangerous heat wave will impact major I-95 cities from North Carolina to New York. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Thunderstorm and Breezy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed N 22 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 25 Jul 7:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

New Castle DE

Severe T-storm Watch until July 25, 10:00pm
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    Severe T-storm Watch until July 25, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Mon

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
New Castle DE
 39.67°N 75.56°W (Elev. 3 ft)
6:35 pm EDT Jul 25, 2016
8pm EDT Jul 25, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 1, 2016
 
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