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Severe weather possible in the Central and Southern U.S this weekend

The NWS Storm Prediction Center expects severe weather in the Central and Southern Plains tonight. During the day on Sunday, the threat of severe weather shifts east, extending from the Southern Plains to the Southeast. The area of greatest concern on Sunday is in eastern Texas, Arkansas and Louisiana. In these areas, large hail, damaging winds and even an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Mostly Cloudy

53°F

12°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed E 15 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 48°F (9°C)
Last update on 18 Apr 10:54 pm CDT

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°N Lon: 89.09°W Elev: 735ft.

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Chicago, IL Local Forecast Office

Rockford IL

7 Day Forecast

  • Overnight

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. High near 64. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 48. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
Last Update: 10:16 pm CDT Apr 18, 2015
Forecast Valid: 12am CDT Apr 19, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 25, 2015
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