A Large Storm System Will Impact The Western U.S. This Weekend

A large storm system will deliver widespread impacts to the Western U.S. this weekend. Widespread heavy snow, heavy rain, strong thunderstorms and a number of coastal hazards will likely cause travel issues. The locally heavy rain in north-central California and southwest Oregon may cause flash flooding, especially near recent and vulnerable burn scar areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Mostly Cloudy

35°F

2°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 8 Dec 7:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Rockford IL

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of drizzle after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Drizzle

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Drizzle likely, mainly between midnight and 5am.  Areas of fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 38. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Drizzle
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of drizzle before noon, then rain likely after noon.  Areas of fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 44. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Areas Fog

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of drizzle before 8pm, then a chance of snow and freezing drizzle between 8pm and 9pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of drizzle after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 44. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Drizzle likely, mainly between midnight and 5am. Areas of fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 38. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A chance of drizzle before noon, then rain likely after noon. Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 44. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of drizzle before 8pm, then a chance of snow and freezing drizzle between 8pm and 9pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.09°W
7:15 am CST Dec 8, 2019
8am CST Dec 8, 2019-6pm CST Dec 14, 2019
 
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