Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Light Rain

50°F

10°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed NE 13 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 1 May 7:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 42. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers, mainly before 11pm. Low around 42. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.09°W
8:16 pm CDT May 1, 2016
8pm CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 8, 2016
 
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