Severe Thunderstorms Expected for Portions of the Northeast; Mountain Snow and Heavy Rain Persist in the West

Severe thunderstorms will continue to develop across the Upper Ohio Valley region into portions of the interior Northeast through this evening. Damaging winds are the main threat however, large hail and a couple of tornadoes are also possible. A Pacific storm in the West continues to persist producing mountain snow and moderate to locally heavy coastal/valley rain. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 89.09°WElev: 735ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 15 Apr 3:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Rockford IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 49. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am.  High near 66. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 59. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Breezy.
    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers between 10am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 67. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 49. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. High near 66. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 59. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers between 10am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 67. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Rockford IL
 42.26°N 89.03°W
3:57 am CDT Apr 15, 2024
4am CDT Apr 15, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 21, 2024
 
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