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More severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Widespread strong to severe storms will be possible again on Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across much of Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast for parts of Texas, increasing the flash and river flooding concerns with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

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Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening...then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Memorial Day
Windy. Partly sunny. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms early in the morning...then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms late in the morning. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
Thursday
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs around 80.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
Friday Night
Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Saturday
Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s.
Sunday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.
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