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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Fog/Mist

44°F

7°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 23 Feb 8:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

New Castle DE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Drizzle with a slight chance of rain before 11pm, then drizzle after 11pm.  Widespread fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 44. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Drizzle and
    Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Drizzle before 10am, then rain, mainly after 1pm.  Widespread fog, mainly before 8am. High near 57. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Drizzle and
    Fog then Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 47. East wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 62. East wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Drizzle with a slight chance of rain before 11pm, then drizzle after 11pm. Widespread fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 44. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Drizzle before 10am, then rain, mainly after 1pm. Widespread fog, mainly before 8am. High near 57. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 47. East wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. High near 62. East wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
New Castle DE
 39.67°N 75.56°W (Elev. 3 ft)
6:38 pm EST Feb 23, 2018
9pm EST Feb 23, 2018-6pm EST Mar 2, 2018
 
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