Heavy rain for portions of the Mid-Atlantic and New England through Saturday

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms across portions of New England and the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall and flash flooding in these locations. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Mostly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.1 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 29 Jul 11:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Charlestown MD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 84. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 84. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Charlestown MD
 39.51°N 75.96°W (Elev. 164 ft)
10:34 am EDT Jul 29, 2016
12pm EDT Jul 29, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 4, 2016
 
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