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Severe weather possible on Saturday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible on Saturday. The three main areas of concern are in portions of the Plains, Gulf Coast, and Western U.S. The area of greatest concern is in the Central Plains where a slight risk of severe weather is expected. In this area, damaging winds, large hail and even an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Fair

60°F

16°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 2:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Overnight

    Haze

    Haze

    Low: 59 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Haze

    Haze

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Widespread haze. Clear, with a low around 59. Calm wind.
Independence Day
Widespread haze before 7am. Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.09°W
3:17 am CDT Jul 4, 2015
4am CDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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