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Active Weather From the Upper Midwest to the East Coast

A strong cold front will impact the entire east coast this weekend with much cooler temperatures and gusty winds. Heavy snow and strong winds in the Upper Midwest will transition into the Northeast this weekend, and severe weather in the Ohio Valley will move into the Mid-Atlantic as a marginal risk. Out west, a cold weather system will bring more rain, and some areas of low elevation snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Light Snow

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NW 16 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1006.2 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 25 Feb 2:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Rockford International Airport IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 9am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 9am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Rockford International Airport IL
 42.19°N 89.09°W
3:18 am CST Feb 25, 2017
3am CST Feb 25, 2017-6pm CST Mar 3, 2017
 
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