Wilmington, DE

3:05 AM EDT on August 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
New Castle County | | Change Station

Elev 79 ft 39.68 °N, 75.61 °W | Updated 14 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
75 °F
Feels Like 75 °F
N
4
Wind Variable Wind from WSW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 8.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Overcast 8000 ft
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 0.33 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:22 AM 7:46 PM
Waxing Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KILG 230651Z 24003KT 8SM BKN060 OVC080 24/23 A2980 RMK AO2 RAE24 SLP091 P0000 T02390233
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 8.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Overcast 8000 ft
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 0.33 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:22 AM 7:46 PM
Waxing Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KILG 230651Z 24003KT 8SM BKN060 OVC080 24/23 A2980 RMK AO2 RAE24 SLP091 P0000 T02390233

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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 2:39 AM EDT Aug. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 400 am EDT for
northern New Castle... northwestern Camden... northwestern
Gloucester... southeastern Montgomery... southern Chester...
Philadelphia and Delaware counties...

At 236 am EDT... flooding was occurring in portions of Camden and
Gloucester counties. State Highway 70 was flooded near Haddonfield
Road in Cherry Hill township, and State Highway 45 was closed south
of U.S. Highway 130 in Westville. Although the heavy rainfall has
ended, flooding is expected to continue for the next couple of hours.

Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Philadelphia, Camden, Wilmington, Newark, West Chester, Gloucester
City, Chester, West Deptford, Pennsville, Bellmawr, Yeadon, Westtown,
Woodbury, Carneys Point, Conshohocken, Palmyra, Folcroft, Swarthmore,
Elsmere and Paulsboro.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 3982 7603 3987 7600 4012 7519 4002 7503
      3999 7506 3999 7503 3995 7502 3994 7498
      3972 7537 3978 7540 3978 7544 3967 7551
      3967 7579 3972 7579 3972 7604


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 1:56 AM EDT Aug. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* flood advisory for...
southern New Castle County in northern Delaware...
northeastern Kent County in northeastern Maryland...
southeastern Cecil County in northeastern Maryland...
western Salem County in southern New Jersey...

* until 600 am EDT

* at 155 am EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to two inches of rain have already fallen in portions of Cecil,
Kent, and New Castle counties.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Wilmington, Middletown, Elkton, Pennsville, Carneys Point, New
Castle, Penns Grove, Salem, North East, Delaware City, Charlestown,
Cecilton, Betterton, Warwick, Glasgow, bear, Bohemias Mills,
Hancocks Bridge, Port Penn and Brantwood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around... don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3937 7611 3937 7606 3943 7600 3946 7601
      3952 7598 3954 7602 3960 7598 3968 7551
      3978 7546 3978 7540 3972 7537 3937 7546
      3939 7549 3935 7546 3936 7551 3935 7554
      3934 7613


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