Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Possible Through the Holiday Weekend

Severe thunderstorms, heavy rainfall, and additional flash flooding will remain possible across much of the central U.S. and into parts of the Ohio Valley and Mid Atlantic through Monday. Elsewhere, cool and unsettled weather will persist over the West, while record high temperatures are expected in the Southeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

A Few Clouds

81°F

27°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed W 14 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 25 May 3:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 59. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 73. East northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 59. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 73. East northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind around 5 mph.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.06°W
3:17 pm CDT May 25, 2019
4pm CDT May 25, 2019-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2019
 
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