Large and Powerful Storm Transitioning From the Central U.S. into the East

A large and powerful low pressure system is forecast to shift from the central U.S. to the Northeast over the next few days. Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from Florida to the Carolinas today with damaging winds and a few tornadoes. Heavy rain is likely from the Mid-Atlantic through New England Friday and Saturday, which may lead to urban and renewed river flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Oct 1:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Newark DE

Coastal Flood Watch October 29, 08:00pm until October 30, 08:00am
Coastal Flood Advisory October 28, 06:00pm until October 29, 08:00pm
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Coastal Flood Watch
Coastal Flood Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 61. East wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, mainly after 2pm.  High near 60. East wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers, mainly before 2am.  Low around 53. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 61. East wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers, mainly after 2pm. High near 60. East wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers, mainly before 2am. Low around 53. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Newark DE
 39.7°N 75.81°W (Elev. 299 ft)
2:10 pm EDT Oct 28, 2021
2pm EDT Oct 28, 2021-6pm EDT Nov 3, 2021
 
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