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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 27 Apr 7:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Light east southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 41. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 54.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Light east southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 41. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
7:17 pm CDT Apr 27, 2017
8pm CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 4, 2017
 
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