Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rainfall, And Flooding Likely Over The Deep South And Gulf Coast

Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes will be likely through tonight over the Deep South and northern Gulf Coast. In addition, heavy rainfall may produce flash flooding in the same region, as well as parts of the Ohio Valley. The severe weather and heavy rain threat will shift to the Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Overcast

65°F

18°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Apr 7:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Elsmere DE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 72. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 49. West wind 13 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 72. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 49. West wind 13 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Sunday
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Elsmere DE
 39.74°N 75.6°W (Elev. 98 ft)
6:42 pm EDT Apr 25, 2019
8pm EDT Apr 25, 2019-6pm EDT May 2, 2019
 
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