Strong Coastal Storm to Impact Mid-Atlantic to New England through Thursday

A rapidly intensifying storm developing across the Mid-Atlantic will move quickly into New England by Thursday. The storm will produce heavy rainfall and localized flooding across these areas. Additionally, strong winds may cause some tree damage and power outages through Thursday. Elsewhere, elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across the Great Basin and Central Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Fair

13°C

56°F

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 7 km/h
Barometer 1017.4 mb (30.05 in)
Dewpoint 11°C (52°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 16 Oct 12:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Montchanin DE

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southeast wind around 8 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 21. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 21 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, mainly before 9pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 8. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 23 km/h increasing to 27 to 32 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Breezy. Heavy
    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 8 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a west wind 27 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 16 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 23 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 18.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southeast wind around 8 km/h.
Wednesday
Rain likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 21. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain, mainly before 9pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 8. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 23 km/h increasing to 27 to 32 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a west wind 27 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 23 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 18.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Montchanin DE
 39.78°N 75.54°W (Elev. 77 m)
12:39 am EDT Oct 16, 2019
1am EDT Oct 16, 2019-6pm EDT Oct 22, 2019
 
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