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 >

7-Day Forecast for Latitude 42.28°N and Longitude 89.06°W (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Rockford IL
Issued by: National Weather Service Chicago, IL
Last Update: 5:15 am CST Dec 8, 2019
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  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 44. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Cloudy



    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Drizzle likely, mainly after 1am.  Areas of fog after 1am.  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 1pm, then rain likely after 1pm.  Areas of fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 44. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 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: Rain, snow, and freezing drizzle likely before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow between 10pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 10 to 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 8.

    Partly Cloudy



    Low: 8 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Partly Sunny



    High: 31 °F



  • Today: Cloudy, with a high near 44. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Tonight: Drizzle likely, mainly after 1am. Areas of fog after 1am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 38. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Monday: A chance of drizzle before 1pm, then rain likely after 1pm. Areas of fog before 1pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 44. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Monday Night: Rain, snow, and freezing drizzle likely before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow between 10pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 10 to 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 8.

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Friday: A slight chance of rain. 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.



    Rockford IL
     42.28°N 89.06°W

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