Flooding Lingers Across the Northeast; Fire Weather Concerns Continue Out West

Although the heaviest rainfall has ended, significant flooding continues across parts of New York and Pennsylvania. Heavy rainfall may also lead to localized flash flooding across Central parts of the country. Across the west, dry thunderstorms with locally strong winds could lead to dust storms or new fire starts this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sterling Rockfalls (KSQI)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: 89.67°WElev: 643ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 14 Aug 7:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Rock Falls IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Rock Falls IL
 41.75°N 89.68°W (Elev. 650 ft)
5:29 pm CDT Aug 14, 2018
8pm CDT Aug 14, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 21, 2018
 
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