Severe Weather in the High Plains; Heavy Rain/Flood Concerns in Parts of the East

Isolated strong to severe storms are possible with the possibility of severe gusts and hail from Montana southward through the central High Plains and into portions of the Texas Panhandle. A stationary front may bring the threat of thunderstorms with localized damaging gusts, more heavy rain and flash flooding to the Carolinas and the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Aug 6:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newport DE

Flash Flood Watch until August 7, 08:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until August 7, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Fri

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Newport DE
 39.72°N 75.61°W (Elev. 89 ft)
4:20 am EDT Aug 6, 2020
6am EDT Aug 6, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 12, 2020
 
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