Heavy Rain and Flash Flood Threats with Nicholas; Severe Weather Expected in the Upper Midwest

Tropical Depression Nicholas will produce heavy rain over parts of the Central Gulf Coast through Friday causing numerous areas of flash flooding and stream/river flooding. Isolated to scattered severe storms is expected across parts of the northern Plains and Upper Midwest with damaging winds and large hail the main threats on Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

A Few Clouds

71°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Sep 7:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newport DE

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northeast 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.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then a slight chance of showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northeast 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.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then a slight chance of showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Newport DE
 39.72°N 75.61°W (Elev. 89 ft)
7:10 am EDT Sep 16, 2021
8am EDT Sep 16, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 22, 2021
 
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