Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochelle, Rochelle Municipal-Koritz Field Airport (KRPJ)

Lat: 41.89°NLon: 89.08°WElev: 768ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 8 May 7:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochelle IL

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of rain after 5pm.  Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Frost
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 37. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, possibly mixed with snow, becoming all rain after 9am.  High near 51. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 61.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of rain after 5pm. Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after 8pm. Low around 37. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain, possibly mixed with snow, becoming all rain after 9am. High near 51. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Rochelle IL
 41.91°N 89.05°W
7:15 am CDT May 8, 2021
8am CDT May 8, 2021-6pm CDT May 14, 2021
 
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