Heavy Snow and hazardous travel conditions expected

Another storm system is expected to bring another round of snowfall accumulations from the Ohio Valley to the Middle Atlantic and the northeast. Strong winds and bitter cold temperatures will also impact the northern Great Lake States.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.26°NLon: -89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Light Snow

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed NW 18 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill1°F (-17°C)
Last update 9 Feb 1:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Rockford IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as 1. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 18 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -11. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. Wind chill values as low as -12. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -13. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 19. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Chance Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 12.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as 1. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -11. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. Wind chill values as low as -12. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -13. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 19. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 12.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 16.
Washington's Birthday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Rockford IL
 42.26°N 89.09°W
2:16 pm CST Feb 9, 2016
2pm CST Feb 9, 2016-6pm CST Feb 15, 2016
 
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