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Severe weather threat increases this afternoon across parts of the southern Plains

The threat of severe weather is increasing for this afternoon across a large portion of Oklahoma and Texas. The greatest threat is forecast for parts of central and northern Texas where Enhanced and Moderate Risks are in place. Very large hail, damaging winds and tornadoes, some possibly strong, are all possible. Those in this region are encouraged to remain weather-aware.
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A Few Clouds

57°F

14°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 26 Apr 1:54 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

Chicago Rockford International Airport IL

7 Day Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Patchy Frost

    Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Patchy Frost

    Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 59. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Patchy frost after 2am. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 33. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Patchy frost after 1am. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 34. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Chicago Rockford International Airport IL
 42.19°N 89.09°W
Last Update: 2:16 pm CDT Apr 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 3pm CDT Apr 26, 2015-6pm CDT May 2, 2015
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