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A strong storm is expected to produce heavy rainfall in northern and central California that could lead to significant and life-threatening flash floods and mudslides, particularly over burn scar areas, and periods of heavy snow and gusty winds from the Cascades and Sierra into the Intermountain West through Monday. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall expected in the Mid-Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 4:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Rockford International Airport IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers, mainly after 10am.  High near 53. East wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Low around 45. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, mainly before 10am.  High near 53. Breezy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy frost after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 35. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.

    Patchy Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, mainly after 10am. High near 53. East wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers. Low around 45. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
Showers, mainly before 10am. High near 53. Breezy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Patchy frost after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 35. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Patchy frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Rockford International Airport IL
 42.19°N 89.09°W
4:15 am CDT Oct 24, 2021
5am CDT Oct 24, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 30, 2021
 
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