Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Thunderstorm Threats From The Mid South To The Great Lakes Today And Tonight

A slow moving low pressure system and cold front will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and isolated tornadoes from portions of the Mid South to the Midwest and Great Lakes today and tonight. Heavy rainfall could also lead to flooding concerns. The severe weather threat will shift to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dover Air Force Base (KDOV)

Lat: 39.13°NLon: 75.47°WElev: 30ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

76°F

24°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.9 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 25 Sep 4:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Smyrna DE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between 9am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest 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.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 7 to 11 mph becoming north after midnight.  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: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 9am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest 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
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 7 to 11 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Smyrna DE
 39.29°N 75.6°W (Elev. 20 ft)
4:28 pm EDT Sep 25, 2018
5pm EDT Sep 25, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2018
 
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