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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 >

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

50°F

10°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.39 in (995.3 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 27 Apr 1:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Garden Prairie IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Patchy fog. Steady temperature around 52. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly before 11am.  Patchy fog before 10am. High near 49. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Patchy fog. Steady temperature around 52. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain, mainly before 11am. Patchy fog before 10am. High near 49. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Garden Prairie IL
 42.25°N 88.8°W
2:18 am CDT Apr 27, 2017
2am CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 3, 2017
 
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