Catastrophic Flooding Persists in Hawaii; Upcoming Pattern Shift to Bring Heavy Mountain Snow to the West

A Kona Low is pulling in deep tropical moisture across the Hawaiian Islands, and producing heavy rain with significant flooding and potential for landslides. Two powerful Gulf of Alaska storms will produce areas of heavy snow and gusty winds, including a broad area of blizzard conditions across southeastern Alaska. These Alaska storms will shift to the western U.S. with heavy mountain snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1023.8 mb)
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 7 Dec 12:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Loves Park IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of flurries before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow, mixing with rain after 10am, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of freezing rain before 8am, then rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 22. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A chance of flurries before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow, mixing with rain after 10am, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
A slight chance of freezing rain before 8am, then rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Loves Park IL
 42.32°N 89.06°W
1:15 pm CST Dec 7, 2021
1pm CST Dec 7, 2021-6pm CST Dec 13, 2021
 
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