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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.7 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Sep 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Rockford International Airport IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 59. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy frost after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 57.

    Patchy Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 37.

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy frost before 7am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 61.

    Patchy Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 59. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Patchy frost after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Patchy frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Patchy frost before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Rockford International Airport IL
 42.19°N 89.09°W
3:15 pm CDT Sep 25, 2022
3pm CDT Sep 25, 2022-6pm CDT Oct 1, 2022
 
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