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Severe Thunderstorms For The Upper Midwest; Monsoon Continues In The Southwest

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible today in portions of the upper Midwest into the Great Lakes region. Heavy rain, large hail, and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains until midweek in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures return to the middle of the country today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.5 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 25 Jul 3:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
3:33 pm CDT Jul 25, 2017
4pm CDT Jul 25, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 1, 2017
 
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