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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

Strong winds and very low humidity will create dangerous fire weather conditions in parts of the Desert Southwest and southern High Plains on Thursday. Any fires that ignite could rapidly grow out of control in this region. Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings are in effect for these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 29.47 in (997.7 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 7:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Charlestown MD

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 9 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and midnight, then showers likely after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 9 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and midnight, then showers likely after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Charlestown MD
 39.51°N 75.96°W (Elev. 164 ft)
6:35 pm EDT May 25, 2017
8pm EDT May 25, 2017-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2017
 
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