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Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 50°F (10°C)
Last update on 27 Apr 8:54 pm CDT

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°N Lon: 89.09°W Elev: 735ft.

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Chicago, IL Local Forecast Office

2 Miles WSW Rockford IL

7 Day Forecast

  • Tonight

    Patchy Frost

    Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy frost after 1am. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 35. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 65. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 2 Miles WSW Rockford IL
 42.26°N 89.09°W
Last Update: 8:16 pm CDT Apr 27, 2015
Forecast Valid: 10pm CDT Apr 27, 2015-6pm CDT May 4, 2015
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