Dangerously Excessive Heat and Humidity Continues from the Midwest and Eastward

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through Saturday from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. In addition, strong to severe storms will bring potential for damaging winds, hail, and heavy rain on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Fair

29°C

85°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SW 17 km/h
Barometer 1012.1 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 25°C (77°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index36°C (96°F)
Last update 19 Jul 10:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newark DE

Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 10:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Sun

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Heat index values as high as 44. West wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Hot

    High: 37 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Heat index values as high as 45. West wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 37 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 25 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 31 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Heat index values as high as 44. West wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Heat index values as high as 45. West wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Newark DE
 39.69°N 75.76°W (Elev. 30 m)
9:40 pm EDT Jul 19, 2019
11pm EDT Jul 19, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2019
 
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