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Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Possible

Severe weather will be possible through Monday across the northern and central Plains. Large hail, damaging winds and heavy rain are the main threats. An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the southern Plains, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 3 to 4 inches of rainfall possible by Tuesday afternoon.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Partly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 1:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Garden Prairie IL

  • Overnight

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 95. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 4am. Low around 64. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Garden Prairie IL
 42.25°N 88.8°W
1:16 am CDT Jul 6, 2015
3am CDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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