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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Fog/Mist

76°F

24°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Heat Index75°F (24°C)
Last update 22 Aug 7:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Bear DE

Heat Advisory August 22, 01:00pm until August 22, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind around 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Bear DE
 39.55°N 75.72°W (Elev. 49 ft)
6:35 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
8am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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