Summer Heat and Flooding Likely Today

Dangerous and intense summer heat is likely in several locations today, from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast and in the Pacific Northwest. Meanwhile, heavy to excessive rainfall from organized areas of rain and thunderstorms are likely going to produce flood issues in the Upper Mississippi Valley. Also, monsoonal showers and storms may result in flooding in the Four Corners. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.6 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 7 Aug 8:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Wilmington, New Castle County Airport DE

Heat Advisory until August 9, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 9, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Tue

    Heat Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Wilmington, New Castle County Airport DE
 39.68°N 75.64°W (Elev. 46 ft)
8:58 pm EDT Aug 7, 2022
9pm EDT Aug 7, 2022-6pm EDT Aug 14, 2022
 
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