Flood Concerns in Parts of the East; Severe Weather for High Plains; Fire Weather in West

A stationary front will continue to produce thunderstorms and heavy rain that may result in flash flooding across the Carolinas and Mid-Atlantic today. Meanwhile, strong to isolated severe thunderstorms are possible from Montana to the southern Plains. Finally, a large area of elevated fire weather concerns with red flag warnings in effect across the West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Partly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.0 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 6 Aug 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rockford IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Rockford IL
 42.26°N 89.09°W
2:15 pm CDT Aug 6, 2020
3pm CDT Aug 6, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 12, 2020
 
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