Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California this weekend. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NW 20 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Sep 8:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
8:54 pm CDT Sep 25, 2016
9pm CDT Sep 25, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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