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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.67°NLon: 75.61°WElev: 72ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 15 Jul 7:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Childs MD

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. 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. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Childs MD
 39.66°N 75.91°W (Elev. 308 ft)
6:40 pm EDT Jul 15, 2019
8pm EDT Jul 15, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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