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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Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

A Few Clouds

64°F

18°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 May 5:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Wilmington DE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Low around 55. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, mainly before 10am.  High near 64. North wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  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 5 to 7 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. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °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 11pm. Low around 55. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers, mainly before 10am. High near 64. North wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. 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 5 to 7 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. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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 53.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Wilmington DE
 39.76°N 75.54°W (Elev. 92 ft)
5:14 pm EDT May 2, 2016
6pm EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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