Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 8 May 3:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chesapeake City MD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 5pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 5pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Chesapeake City MD
 39.54°N 75.81°W (Elev. 49 ft)
1:52 pm EDT May 8, 2021
4pm EDT May 8, 2021-6pm EDT May 15, 2021
 
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