Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 May 6:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Elkton MD

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 56. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. North wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 56. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Elkton MD
 39.65°N 75.79°W (Elev. 125 ft)
6:55 pm EDT May 2, 2016
7pm EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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