Rockford, IL

11:44 PM CDT on July 20, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Greater Rockford | | Change Station

Elev 741 ft 42.20 °N, 89.10 °W | Updated 50 minutes ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
80 °F
Feels Like 84 °F
N
4
Wind Variable Wind from NE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2800 ft
Scattered Clouds 25000 ft
Heat Index 84 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 2.45 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:38 AM 8:26 PM
Waning Crescent, 7% visible
METAR KRFD 210354Z 05003KT 10SM FEW028 SCT250 27/23 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP147 CONS LTGIC DSNT SW CB DSNT SW MOV NE T02670233
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2800 ft
Scattered Clouds 25000 ft
Heat Index 84 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 2.45 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:38 AM 8:26 PM
Waning Crescent, 7% visible
METAR KRFD 210354Z 05003KT 10SM FEW028 SCT250 27/23 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP147 CONS LTGIC DSNT SW CB DSNT SW MOV NE T02670233

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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:17 PM CDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pecatonica River near Shirland.
* From Saturday afternoon to Thursday July 27.
* At 800 PM Thursday the stage was 10.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Saturday afternoon and
continue to rise to near 12.6 feet by early Monday morning.
* Impact... at 12.0 feet... water overflows low lying areas near the
river.


Lat... Lon 4249 8909 4242 8907 4240 8917 4229 8934
      4236 8940 4247 8922




817 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Kishwaukee river near Perryville.
* Until late Friday night.
* At 730 PM Thursday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 13.1 feet by
Friday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Friday
evening.


Lat... Lon 4223 8894 4216 8897 4217 8915 4222 8908
      4222 8902 4229 8894




Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:37 PM CDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from Friday afternoon
through Saturday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of north central Illinois and northeast Illinois,
including the following areas, in north central Illinois,
Boone, De Kalb, La Salle, Lee, Ogle, and Winnebago. In
northeast Illinois, Cook, dupage, Grundy, Kane, Kendall, Lake
IL, McHenry, and will.

* From Friday afternoon through Saturday morning.

* Multiple rounds of thunderstorms producing heavy rainfall with
rates well over one inch per hour are likely to move across
portions of north central and northeast Illinois late Friday
afternoon through early Saturday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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828 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The flood advisory continues for
the Rock River at Latham Park
* until Thursday July 27.
* At 400 PM Thursday the stage was 8.7 feet.
* Action stage is 9.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 9.2 feet by early Sunday
morning.


Lat... Lon 4240 8895 4229 8902 4230 8912 4240 8905





828 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The flood advisory continues for
the Rock River at Rockton
* until Thursday July 27.
* At 730 PM Thursday the stage was 8.1 feet.
* Action stage is 8.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 9.0 feet by Saturday
morning.
* Impact... at 8.5 feet... some backyard flooding begins in Machesney
Park.


Lat... Lon 4246 8912 4251 8908 4250 8899 4246 8902
      4240 8895 4240 8905