More Snow for the North Central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West

Low pressure will bring locally heavy snowfall from the Northern Rockies into the Dakotas and parts of Minnesota through Thursday with well below normal temperatures. Farther east, showers and thunderstorms are expected from the Midwest into the Central Plains. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions will prevail in California, the Great Basin, and Southern High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Overcast

45°F

7°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1021.1 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 21 Oct 5:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Poplar Grove IL

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Low around 43. Light east northeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then patchy drizzle between noon and 1pm.  High near 70. East wind around 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Patchy
    Drizzle

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Low around 43. Light east northeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then patchy drizzle between noon and 1pm. High near 70. East wind around 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Poplar Grove IL
 42.34°N 88.82°W
6:15 am CDT Oct 21, 2020
6am CDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2020
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database