Heat Continues for the East and South-Central U.S.; Strong to Severe Storms Across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

The extremely dangerous heat wave continues across the East Coast and much of the South-Central U.S. today. Record high temperatures are expected for some areas especially across the Mid-Atlantic where extreme heat risk conditions reside. There is a Slight Risk (level 2 of 5) of severe thunderstorms today for the northern Mid-Atlantic into portions of southern New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Light Rain

78°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed W 13 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 17 Jul 8:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Delaware City DE

Severe T-storm Watch July 17, 09:21pm until July 17, 10:00pm
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    Severe T-storm Watch July 17, 09:21pm until July 17, 10:00pm

    NOW until 10:00pm Wed

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Tonight

    Low: 74 °F

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    High: 87 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

  • Thursday Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. North wind around 5 mph.

    Low: 68 °F

    Partly Cloudy

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 85. North wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    High: 85 °F

    Sunny

  • Friday Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Low: 69 °F

    Partly Cloudy

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    High: 83 °F

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

  • Saturday Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Low: 70 °F

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    High: 86 °F

    Partly Sunny

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. North wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 85. North wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Delaware City DE
 39.56°N 75.58°W (Elev. 3 ft)
7:12 pm EDT Jul 17, 2024
9pm EDT Jul 17, 2024-6pm EDT Jul 24, 2024
 
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