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Severe Storms Possible into this Evening

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has an enhanced risk of severe weather in portions of the Great Lakes and Midwest today. The area of greatest concern is in Michigan, southeast Wisconsin, northern Illinois, and northern Indiana. The primary risks for this area will be damaging winds and large hail, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Partly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 2 Aug 8:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Loves Park IL

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Loves Park IL
 42.34°N 89°W
8:16 am CDT Aug 2, 2015
9am CDT Aug 2, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 8, 2015
 
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