Unsettled weather in store for eastern U.S. into weekend
A complex weather system moving across the eastern U.S. will bring a variety of hazardous weather to the region into the weekend. Much colder weather is expected by Saturday, along with numerous showers and accumulating snow in the higher elevations of the Appalachians. Rain and snow will move into northern New England on Sunday.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Wind SpeedN 15 G 24 mph
Barometer30.44 in (1031.4 mb)
Visibility10.00 mi Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Current conditions at
Chicago Rockford International Airport (KRFD)
Lat: 42.21 Lon: -89.1 Elev: 733ft.
Rest Of Tonight Partly cloudy late in the evening then clearing. Unseasonably cold. Lows in the mid 20s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Saturday Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Saturday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Sunday Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Sunday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Monday Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of light rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s. Monday Night Showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Tuesday Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 50s. Tuesday Night Through Wednesday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. Thursday Through Friday Partly cloudy. Highs around 50. Lows in the lower 30s.
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