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Changes to the icons were based on analysis of 6,700 public comments collected in 2014. Also, many of these changes are based on the results of a research project led by the National Center for Atmospheric Research.

Users are encouraged to continue to provide comments regarding these changes via email at icons@noaa.gov. NWS will continue to analyze incoming feedback and refine the icons as necessary. Any substantial change to the icons will be facilitated through the NWS public comment/review process.

Strong Thunderstorms Possible for Portions of the Great Lake States

Storms over the Great Lake States may contain heavy rain and strong winds. More thunderstorms are possible over the Desert Southwest and central Plains. High fire danger continues in the Great Basin. Very warm and humid conditions continue across the south, southeast and mid-Atlantic states.
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Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 4 Sep 2:51 am EDT

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny with isolated showers this morning...then mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers...mainly in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 60. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph...becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s.
Labor Day
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.
Thursday
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.



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