Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible today across portions of the central plains and Midwest. Warming trend in the Pacific Northwest.

Numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and evening across the central Plains into portions of the Midwest. Severe thunderstorms are possible, along with heavy rain that may lead to flash flooding in some areas. The Pacific Northwest will see a steady warming trend through the week. Temperatures will rise to 10 to 15 degrees above average by Wednesday and Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

78°F

26°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 16 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.8 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 23 Aug 4:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Rockford IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Rockford IL
 42.26°N 89.09°W
4:16 pm CDT Aug 23, 2016
5pm CDT Aug 23, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 30, 2016
 
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