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Hard freeze likely over the Deep South, inclement pattern expected over the west coast of the U.S. through the weekend

Very cold temperatures are likely to continue over the Deep South and Southeast U.S. into Thursday. A series of low pressure systems will bring abundant moisture to much of northern California and into the Pacific Northwest through the upcoming weekend. Locally heavy rain and strong winds will be likely along coastal locations, with heavy snow expected from Sierra to the Cascades. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Fair

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SW 14 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1026.1 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill3°F (-16°C)
Last update 17 Jan 9:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing snow before 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Wind chill values as low as 1. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 38. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 44.

    Chance Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy blowing snow before 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Wind chill values as low as 1. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 38. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
9:18 pm CST Jan 17, 2018
10pm CST Jan 17, 2018-6pm CST Jan 24, 2018
 
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