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Excessive Heat From the Midwest to Northeast Today; Heavy Rainfall Threat Increasing Along the western Gulf Coast

Heat Advisories, and in some areas, Excessive Heat Warnings, continue today as hot temperatures and high humidity combine to create dangerous conditions. A slow-moving cold front from the Northeast to the northern Rockies will be the focus for potentially heavy rainfall this week, while tropical moisture moving into the western Gulf Coast will lead to an increased flash flood threat. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Mostly Cloudy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SW 14 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 18 Jun 11:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Rockford IL

Heat Advisory until June 18, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until June 18, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Mon

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. East northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. East northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 78. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Rockford IL
 42.28°N 89.09°W
11:17 am CDT Jun 18, 2018
12pm CDT Jun 18, 2018-6pm CDT Jun 24, 2018
 
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