Rockford Scanner Weather Page

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Welcome to Rockford Scanner’s Weather Page. Below you will be able to get the daily forecast for the Rockford area along with the current weather conditions for various locations across the Rockford area.  The daily forecast is updated daily by Weather Forecaster Will Wight.

TODAY’S FORECAST: (Updated: 01/12/17 at 8:00am)

Today
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 26. North wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -4. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Hazardous Weather Outlook:
STARTING FRIDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUING INTO MONDAY THERE ARE
MULTIPLE PERIODS WHERE A WINTERY MIX WILL BE A POSSIBILITY
ESPECIALLY ACROSS SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE FORECAST AREA.

CURRENT WEATHER CONDITIONS:

Rockford Airport

Downtown Rockford

Rock Cut State Park

Belvidere

Roscoe

ROCKFORD AREA LIVE CAMS:

About Weather Forecaster Will:

Will is a junior meteorology major at Valparaiso University where he volunteers at the school radio station, WVUR, as weather forecaster for the daily news segment “The Source.” Will also is the treasurer of a new club on campus the Valparaiso University Emergency Management Organization (VEMO).  On a more local scale, Will is a local certified storm spotter since 2009 and a member of Rockford Metro Skywarn group.  He is also a member of the international non-profit weather organization JW Severe Weather that is headed out of Northern Illinois, helps run the Illinois Extreme Storm Chaser’s Facebook page, and is a CoCoRaHS observer for Roscoe, IL and Valparaiso, IN.




 

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