Heavy rain threat continues through Saturday from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the Southwest and Rockies.

Widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue over much of the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and the Ohio valley through the weekend. The central Appalachians and the lower Great Lakes/Ohio valley will likely have the higher rainfall amounts. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible this weekend as well from the desert southwest/southern Rockies northward to the northern Rockies and High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

60°F

16°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 30 Sep 11:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Rockford International Airport IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 57. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 64. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 54. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Rockford International Airport IL
 42.19°N 89.09°W
11:29 pm CDT Sep 30, 2016
12am CDT Oct 1, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 6, 2016
 
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