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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

A Few Clouds

69°F

21°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (1004.1 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 1:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Rockford International Airport IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 39. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of rain after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 50. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 39. East northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind around 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy. Snow
    Likely then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 39. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 50. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 39. East northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind around 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Snow likely before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Rockford International Airport IL
 42.19°N 89.09°W
1:21 pm CST Feb 22, 2017
2pm CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Feb 28, 2017
 
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