Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains and Upper Midwest on Tuesday. In addition, locally heavy rainfall and flooding could pose a concern for low lying, urban, and poor drainage areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 May 6:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Rockford IL

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Rockford IL
 42.26°N 89.09°W
7:16 am CDT May 31, 2016
7am CDT May 31, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 6, 2016
 
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