Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 2 Mar 5:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport DE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain before 7pm.  Areas of fog after 7pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Areas Fog
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain, mainly after 1am.  Low around 47. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, mainly before 1pm.  High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain before 7pm. Areas of fog after 7pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Calm wind.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Rain, mainly after 1am. Low around 47. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly before 1pm. High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Wilmington, New Castle County Airport DE
 39.67°N 75.59°W (Elev. 39 ft)
4:11 pm EST Mar 2, 2024
6pm EST Mar 2, 2024-6pm EST Mar 9, 2024
 
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