Hot temperatures returning to the Southwest

After a brief reprieve, the southwestern U.S. will heat up again on Sunday and last for several days. Temperatures will be 10 to 15 degrees above normal in some locations, with daytime highs reaching 100 degrees in parts of the Inland Empire of southern California, and reaching 100-115 degrees in the deserts of Calif., Nevada and Arizona.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

76°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 26 Jun 9:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 87. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
10:05 am CDT Jun 26, 2016
10am CDT Jun 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 2, 2016
 
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