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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Fog/Mist

34°F

1°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SW 15 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1020.0 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 18 Jan 11:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 46. South wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 35. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of rain before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. South wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 35. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 43. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
11:17 am CST Jan 18, 2017
12pm CST Jan 18, 2017-6pm CST Jan 24, 2017
 
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