Heavy Rain and Possible Flash Flooding in the Northeast and Northern Mid-Atlantic

A strong cold front will push through the Eastern U.S. today with strong thunderstorms, heavy rain and possible flooding. The main zone for these hazards will be from portions of the Mid-Atlantic into parts of the Northeast, as a tremendous amount of moisture interacts with the cold front. This includes a portion of the I-95 corridor from Baltimore to Philadelphia and New York City. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Light Rain

66°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 1:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Brookside DE

Flash Flood Watch until September 24, 02:00am
Flood Advisory until September 23, 02:30pm
Coastal Flood Advisory until September 23, 03:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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Coastal Flood Advisory
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    Flash Flood Watch until September 24, 02:00am
    Flood Advisory until September 23, 02:30pm
    Coastal Flood Advisory until September 23, 03:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  High near 76. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 3am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. High near 76. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 3am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Brookside DE
 39.66°N 75.7°W (Elev. 49 ft)
1:11 pm EDT Sep 23, 2021
2pm EDT Sep 23, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 29, 2021
 
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