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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 20 mph
Barometer 29.43 in (997.5 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 13 Dec 8:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Rockford IL

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly between 11am and 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. North wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of flurries before midnight, then a slight chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow before noon, then a chance of flurries after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of flurries.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance
    Flurries

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain between noon and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly between 11am and 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. North wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of flurries before midnight, then a slight chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of snow before noon, then a chance of flurries after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A chance of flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain between noon and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.09°W
8:19 am CST Dec 13, 2017
9am CST Dec 13, 2017-6pm CST Dec 19, 2017
 
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