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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.70 in (1005.7 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 23 Feb 1:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Loves Park IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 47. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight.  Temperature falling to near 35 by 8pm, then rising to around 40 during the remainder of the night. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy. Snow
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain and snow after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 47. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Temperature falling to near 35 by 8pm, then rising to around 40 during the remainder of the night. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Monday
A slight chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Loves Park IL
 42.36°N 89°W
2:26 am CST Feb 23, 2017
2am CST Feb 23, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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