• Tonight

    May 2

    Lo 55°

    A t-storm early, then rain

    Skiing Weather
    • Rain
      0.43 in
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      6.5
  • Tue

    May 3

    64°Lo 51°

    Morning rain

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.16 in
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    63°Lo 50°

    A passing shower or two

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.06 in
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Thu

    May 5

    58°Lo 50°

    Rather cloudy, a little rain

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.23 in
    • Precip
      63%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
  • Fri

    May 6

    60°Lo 49°

    Periods of rain

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.40 in
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
    more
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Hi 67° RealFeel® 72° Precipitation 60%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Warmer; a couple of morning showers followed by a shower or thunderstorm in spots this afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 47%
  • Precipitation: 0.08 in
  • Rain: 0.08 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs
Lo 55° RealFeel® 51° Precipitation 69%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • ENE 4 mph
  • Gusts: 7 mph

Mostly cloudy; an evening shower or thunderstorm around followed by periods of rain late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.35 in
  • Rain: 0.35 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 5 hrs

Temperature History - May 2

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  Today Normal Record 5/2/2015
High 67° 69° 90° (1894) 71°
Low 55° 48° 34° (1943) 44°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:01 AM with 13:58 of sunlight, then sets at 7:59 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:29 AM with 11:43 of moolight, then sets at 3:12 PM

Hockessin Weather Report

Rounds of rain to frequent northeastern US through first week of May

May 2, 2016; 9:11 PM ET

Dry days will be hard to come by in the northeastern United States for the first week of May as storm systems bring frequent rain to the region. more >

Which Reigns Supreme: Skiing in the East or West?

Feb 15, 2012; 5:00 AM ET As the age-old debate rages on, Violeta Yas asks enthusiasts which they prefer, and why.

Radar & Satellite

48 Hour Precipitation Forecast

Mon. Ski Weather