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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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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

66°F

19°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 30 Jun 8:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Today

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
8:16 am CDT Jun 30, 2015
10am CDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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