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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain over the Mid-Atlantic; Excessive Heat For Central/Southern U.S. to Mid-Atlantic

Severe thunderstorms are possible Sunday across the Mid-Atlantic region. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will continue through Sunday across the central and southern U.S. into the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

A Few Clouds

80°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 23 Jul 8:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Charlestown MD

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and 2am. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  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

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and 2am. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Charlestown MD
 39.51°N 75.96°W (Elev. 164 ft)
6:35 am EDT Jul 23, 2017
9am EDT Jul 23, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2017
 
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