Significant Winter Storm to Continue Widespread Hazardous Weather Across the East

A strengthening eastern storm will bring areas of heavy snow and ice from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Wednesday before tapering off on Thursday. Further south, several inches of heavy rain are forecast Wednesday into this weekend. This may lead to river flooding and flash flooding across the Mid-South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Fair

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.60 in (1036.3 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 20 Feb 3:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Newark DESimilar City Names

Winter Weather Advisory February 20, 07:00am until February 20, 09:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Snow before 1pm, then snow, possibly mixed with sleet between 1pm and 4pm, then sleet, possibly mixed with freezing rain after 4pm.  High near 33. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Wintry Mix

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly before 1am.  Low around 33. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow before 1pm, then snow, possibly mixed with sleet between 1pm and 4pm, then sleet, possibly mixed with freezing rain after 4pm. High near 33. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Rain, mainly before 1am. Low around 33. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Newark DESimilar City Names
 39.67°N 75.76°W (Elev. 171 ft)
3:39 am EST Feb 20, 2019
4am EST Feb 20, 2019-6pm EST Feb 26, 2019
 
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