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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed SE 16 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1007.4 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Apr 6:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely.  Low around 48. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely. Low around 48. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
6:18 pm CDT Apr 24, 2017
7pm CDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm CDT May 1, 2017
 
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