Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Partly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 7:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
7:15 pm CDT Aug 20, 2019
8pm CDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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