Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Midwest: Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Strong to severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will be possible from the Central Plains to the Mid-South and the Great Lakes as a cold front moves eastward. An organized area of thunderstorms may produce a greater severe threat, including a derecho with winds up to 100 mph across parts of Iowa, Illinois, and southern Wisconsin. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

A Few Clouds

91°F

33°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 10 Aug 3:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilmington DESimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Areas of fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Wilmington DESimilar City Names
 39.73°N 75.52°W (Elev. 3 ft)
1:10 pm EDT Aug 10, 2020
4pm EDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 17, 2020
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database