An Unsettled Weekend For The West

A large and strong Pacific storm system will impact a good portion of the West this weekend. Heavy rain, widespread mountain snow, gusty winds and a variety of marine related hazards are likely. The heavy rain threat may result in some flash flooding today and Saturday across north-central portions of California and southwestern Oregon, especially near recent and vulnerable burn scar areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Fair

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.36 in (1029.1 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Dec 5:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Rockford International Airport IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 40. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain or drizzle after midnight.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely before 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 22 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 40. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 46. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain or drizzle after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Rain likely before 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 14.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Rockford International Airport IL
 42.19°N 89.09°W
6:16 pm CST Dec 6, 2019
6pm CST Dec 6, 2019-6pm CST Dec 13, 2019
 
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