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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding Along the Central Gulf Coast

A slow moving front will provide the focus for heavy rain and local flooding from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts today. The front will shift to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast Tuesday. Severe storms are possible in west Texas, while record warm temperatures spread across the west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

A Few Clouds

61°F

16°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SW 14 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 9:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Machesney Park IL

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then scattered showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Intermittent showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. South southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Intermittent
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then scattered showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Intermittent showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. South southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 61. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Machesney Park IL
 42.39°N 89.02°W
10:18 am CDT May 22, 2017
10am CDT May 22, 2017-6pm CDT May 28, 2017
 
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