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Storm system to bring potential for heavy rainfall, flooding, and severe thunderstorms

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms Sunday into Monday. The main threat areas include the Mid South, Southeast U.S, and the southern Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

A Few Clouds

53°F

12°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 8:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Rockford International Airport IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 71. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 1pm.  High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 1pm. High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Rockford International Airport IL
 42.19°N 89.09°W
9:19 am CDT Apr 23, 2017
9am CDT Apr 23, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2017
 
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