Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

A strong low pressure system will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains today into tonight. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's.
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Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.28°NLon: -89.06°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

37°F

3°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 7 Feb 6:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 11pm, then snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 18 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 14.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 11pm, then snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
6:16 am CST Feb 7, 2016
7am CST Feb 7, 2016-6pm CST Feb 13, 2016
 
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