Barry Fading Away; Attention Turns To Major Summer Heat Wave

Post-Tropical Barry continues to steadily weaken and will fade away over the next day or two. The decaying system may still produce very heavy rainfall and possible flash flooding from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley. Attention on the weather then shifts from Barry to a major summer heat wave mid to late week into the weekend, across much of the Central and Eastern states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Partly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 16 Jul 11:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Lewisville PA

Excessive Heat Watch July 17, 08:00am until July 21, 10:00pm
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Excessive Heat Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Haze

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.

    Haze

    High: 96 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Saturday
Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Lewisville PA
 39.75°N 75.86°W (Elev. 292 ft)
12:41 pm EDT Jul 16, 2019
12pm EDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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