Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow in the West; Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Ohio Valley and Southern New England

Gusty winds, high elevation snow and valley rain continues to impact portions of California and the Pacific Northwest. Isolated instances of flash flooding may be possible. Widespread severe thunderstorms will develop across the Upper Ohio Valley into southern New England Sunday. The main threats will be damaging winds however, large hail and a few tornadoes can’t be ruled out. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

A Few Clouds

63°F

17°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 Apr 11:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 71. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 58. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Breezy.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 71. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 58. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.26°N 89.09°W
9:12 pm CDT Apr 13, 2024
12am CDT Apr 14, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 19, 2024
 
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