Snow & Ice Across the Rockies & Plains; Zeta Forecast to Head Toward the Gulf Coast

Snow and ice will continue over the central and southern Rockies and eastward into the High Plains through Tuesday along with record cold temperatures. Farther west, critical to extreme fire weather conditions are expected in the Desert Southwest, Great Basin, and California. Elsewhere, Zeta is forecast to be at or near hurricane strength as it approaches the northern Gulf Coast on Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

36°F

2°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1027.9 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 26 Oct 6:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Loves Park IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain, mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain, mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Loves Park IL
 42.32°N 89.06°W
6:15 pm CDT Oct 26, 2020
7pm CDT Oct 26, 2020-6pm CST Nov 2, 2020
 
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