Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential Continues From The Plains To The Mississippi Valley; Dry Out West

A low pressure system over the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy rainfall and flash flooding concerns through Friday. In addition, the threat for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds and large hail will continue. Fire threats remain high across parts of the West with hot and dry conditions expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dover Air Force Base (KDOV)

Lat: 39.13°NLon: 75.47°WElev: 30ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 15 Aug 10:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Dover Air Force Base DE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. South wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 6 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. South wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Dover Air Force Base DE
 39.12°N 75.46°W (Elev. 3 ft)
9:36 pm EDT Aug 15, 2018
11pm EDT Aug 15, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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