Heavy Rainfall And Significant Flooding Possible Over Portions Of The Southern Plains

A series of slow moving storm systems will continue to bring the threat for very heavy rainfall on top of saturated ground over much of central and southern Texas this week. The potential exists for significant flash and river flooding through the end of the week and possibly into the upcoming weekend.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 May 10:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Rockford International Airport IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Rockford International Airport IL
 42.19°N 89.09°W
11:34 pm CDT May 31, 2016
11pm CDT May 31, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 7, 2016
 
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