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Severe Thunderstorms and Locally Heavy Rain Today

Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain are possible today from the southern plains to the Ohio valley and Mid-Atlantic. Elsewhere, hot temperatures are expected to persist for the interior Pacific Northwest. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions will occur in northeast Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Mostly Cloudy with Haze

60°F

16°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.74 in (1006.6 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 28 May 5:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Rockford International Airport IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Rockford International Airport IL
 42.19°N 89.09°W
6:16 am CDT May 28, 2017
6am CDT May 28, 2017-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2017
 
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