Critical Fire Weather Threats and Dangerous Heat Continue Across the West

Critical fire weather conditions along with dangerous heat continue across portions of the West this weekend. Elsewhere, a few severe thunderstorms are possible across the northern and central High Plains and Rockies today, with this threat gradually shifting eastward into the Upper Midwest through Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Partly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.31 in (1026.2 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 May 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Rockford International Airport IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Rockford International Airport IL
 42.19°N 89.09°W
2:16 pm CDT May 31, 2020
3pm CDT May 31, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 6, 2020
 
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