Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest; Mountain Snow in the Northern Rockies

Scattered thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes are expected to develop across parts of the Ohio Valley and Lower Great Lakes this afternoon. Pockets of heavy mountain snow will develop over the Northern Rockies Wednesday evening into Thursday morning. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Rain

56°F

13°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 17 Apr 12:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilmington DE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 5pm, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 5pm, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Wilmington DE
 39.75°N 75.51°W (Elev. 56 ft)
1:11 pm EDT Apr 17, 2024
1pm EDT Apr 17, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 23, 2024
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database