Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain and Fire Weather

On Tuesday, isolated strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible in parts of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic and in the southern Plains. Locally heavy rainfall is expected in parts of the Four Corners region and in Texas. Finally, elevated and critical fire weather conditions are likely in the northern High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

A Few Clouds

72°F

22°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Sep 11:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Newark DE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Newark DE
 39.62°N 75.77°W (Elev. 79 ft)
10:13 am EDT Sep 28, 2021
12pm EDT Sep 28, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 4, 2021
 
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