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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1025.3 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 23 Feb 5:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Loves Park IL

Flood Warning until March 2, 12:00pm
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until March 2, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Fri

    Flood Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain and snow between noon and 2pm, then rain likely after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of rain between midnight and 3am.  Low around 29. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain and snow between noon and 2pm, then rain likely after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of rain between midnight and 3am. Low around 29. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Loves Park IL
 42.36°N 89°W
6:17 pm CST Feb 23, 2018
6pm CST Feb 23, 2018-6pm CST Mar 2, 2018
 
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