Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains, Midwest, And Southeast

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast through Thursday over portions of the Plains, Midwest,and southeast U.S. A few of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-Mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

A Few Clouds

57°F

14°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Jun 4:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 79. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 79. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
4:17 am CDT Jun 30, 2016
5am CDT Jun 30, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2016
 
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