Severe Weather Threat Across the East

Scattered severe storms may produce damaging winds, hail, a few tornadoes, and isolated flash flooding from the Northeast into the Mid-Atlantic today. Severe storms are also expected to move from eastern New Mexico into the Texas Panhandle today with a threat for large hail and severe wind gusts. Record-breaking heat is expected across the south through the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Fog/Mist

68°F

20°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.72 in (1006.5 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 16 May 10:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chesapeake City MD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 79. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 79. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Chesapeake City MD
 39.54°N 75.81°W (Elev. 49 ft)
10:32 am EDT May 16, 2022
12pm EDT May 16, 2022-6pm EDT May 22, 2022
 
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