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

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast through Thursday over portions of the Plains, Midwest,and southeast U.S. A few of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-Mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 30 Jun 3:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Independence Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.09°W
3:18 pm CDT Jun 30, 2016
4pm CDT Jun 30, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2016
 
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