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Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 13 Dec 1:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5am.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 21. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly between noon and 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Blustery then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 28. North wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5am. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 21. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly between noon and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28. North wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
2:18 am CST Dec 13, 2017
2am CST Dec 13, 2017-6pm CST Dec 19, 2017
 
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