Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over The Northeast Friday

Showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop over portions of the northeast U.S on Friday. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe with damaging winds and large hail the main threats.
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Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Mostly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.6 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 1 Jul 2:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Bear DE

Severe T-storm Watch until July 1, 10:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
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    Severe T-storm Watch until July 1, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Fri

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Bear DE
 39.55°N 75.72°W (Elev. 49 ft)
12:35 pm EDT Jul 1, 2016
2pm EDT Jul 1, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 7, 2016
 
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