Severe Weather and Flood Potential for the East; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest and Alaska

Severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall will affect the eastern portions of the country today. Across the Pacific Northwest and northern Plains, showers with the chance for severe thunderstorms later today. For the Southwest and southern portions of Alaska, fire weather concerns expected today and could extend into the holiday weekend. Rip currents are possible for the east coast and Puerto Rico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Overcast

76°F

24°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 27 May 1:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Hockessin DE

Flood Watch until May 28, 12:00am
Severe T-storm Watch until May 27, 07:00pm
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Flood Watch
Severe T-storm Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until May 28, 12:00am
    Severe T-storm Watch until May 27, 07:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  High near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a chance of showers. Some storms could be severe, with gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. High near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a chance of showers. Some storms could be severe, with gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Hockessin DE
 39.77°N 75.68°W (Elev. 299 ft)
1:59 pm EDT May 27, 2022
2pm EDT May 27, 2022-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2022
 
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