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Heavy rain and severe weather possible from the northern/central Plains to the Upper Midwest

Heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the northern and central Plains, pushing eastward into the Upper Midwest by Wednesday. These severe thunderstorms may be capable of producing large hail and damaging winds, and possibly some tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Jun 9:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Rockford IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.09°W
10:16 pm CDT Jun 26, 2017
10pm CDT Jun 26, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 3, 2017
 
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