Summer Heat In Multiple Spots

A large dome of high pressure is expected to deliver summer heat with humidity in multiple sections of the country to start off the week. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and from the Mid-Atlantic into the Northeast. This includes the cities of New York, Philadelphia, Dallas, Oklahoma City and Kansas City. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

A Few Clouds

74°F

23°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.6 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 7:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Rockford International Airport IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 83. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 83. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Rockford International Airport IL
 42.19°N 89.09°W
7:15 pm CDT Aug 18, 2019
8pm CDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2019
 
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