Ophelia Impacting the East; Heavy Rainfall and Severe Threats for the Center of the Nation

Heavy rain, gusty winds, storm surge, high surf and rip currents that could be life threatening, will affect the Mid-Atlantic through this weekend. For the center of the nation, a cold front will focus showers and thunderstorms, some severe with excessive rainfall and flash flooding, through the weekend. Meanwhile, much cooler temperatures and a wet weather pattern enters the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Dover Air Force Base (KDOV)

Lat: 39.13°NLon: 75.47°WElev: 30ft.

Light Rain and Windy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 28 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 11:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Dover DE

Wind Advisory until September 23, 06:00pm
Coastal Flood Warning until September 23, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Coastal Flood Warning
  •  
    Wind Advisory until September 23, 06:00pm
    Coastal Flood Warning until September 23, 08:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Periods of rain.  High near 69. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of rain before 9pm, then periods of rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 3am, then rain likely after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 63. Breezy, with a northeast wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 3pm, then showers likely after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Periods of rain. High near 69. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Periods of rain before 9pm, then periods of rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 3am, then rain likely after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 63. Breezy, with a northeast wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Rain likely before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 3pm, then showers likely after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Dover DE
 39.15°N 75.54°W (Elev. 26 ft)
10:10 am EDT Sep 23, 2023
1pm EDT Sep 23, 2023-6pm EDT Sep 29, 2023
 
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