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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

76°F

24°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 16 Aug 10:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Garden Prairie IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Garden Prairie IL
 42.25°N 88.8°W
10:17 pm CDT Aug 16, 2017
11pm CDT Aug 16, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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