Rockford, IL

8:52 PM CDT on August 16, 2018 (GMT -0500)
Cottonwood Airport | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Special Statement

Elev 741 ft 42.30 °N, 89.14 °W | Updated 13 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
76.5 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
N
1.8
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 1.8 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 9000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Overcast 25000 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 95%
Rainfall 0.01 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:04 AM 7:55 PM
Waxing Crescent, 37% visible
SPECI KRFD 170137Z 00000KT 10SM TS FEW055CB BKN090 BKN110 OVC250 24/22 A2993 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT W-N TSB36 FRQ LTGICCG W TS W MOV NE CONS LTGIC DSNT NW CB DSNT NW MOV N T02390217
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 9000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Overcast 25000 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 95%
Rainfall 0.01 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:04 AM 7:55 PM
Waxing Crescent, 37% visible
SPECI KRFD 170137Z 00000KT 10SM TS FEW055CB BKN090 BKN110 OVC250 24/22 A2993 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT W-N TSB36 FRQ LTGICCG W TS W MOV NE CONS LTGIC DSNT NW CB DSNT NW MOV N T02390217

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Special Statement
Issued: 8:41 PM CDT Aug. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for Ogle... western Lee and western
Winnebago counties until 915 PM CDT...

At 840 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Pecatonica to near Rock Falls to near
Tampico. Movement was northeast at 25 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Dixon, Oregon, Mount Morris, Walton, Byron, Winnebago, Polo,
Pecatonica, Forreston, Durand, Franklin Grove, Lake Summerset, Leaf
River, Nelson, Harmon and Adeline.

Including the following Interstate...
I-88 between mile markers 45 and 63.

This includes... Castle Rock State Park, Lowden State Park, Ogle
County Fairgrounds, Sauk Valley College, White Pines State Park, and
Winnebago County Fairgrounds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 4250 8920 4195 8923 4159 8941 4158 8963
      4193 8963 4193 8969 4220 8969 4220 8940
      4250 8940
time... Mot... loc 0140z 241deg 20kt 4228 8940 4179 8965 4156 8980


Rodriguez


841 PM CDT Thu Aug 16 2018

... Significant weather advisory for Ogle... western Lee and western
Winnebago counties until 915 PM CDT...

At 840 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Pecatonica to near Rock Falls to near
Tampico. Movement was northeast at 25 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Dixon, Oregon, Mount Morris, Walton, Byron, Winnebago, Polo,
Pecatonica, Forreston, Durand, Franklin Grove, Lake Summerset, Leaf
River, Nelson, Harmon and Adeline.

Including the following Interstate...
I-88 between mile markers 45 and 63.

This includes... Castle Rock State Park, Lowden State Park, Ogle
County Fairgrounds, Sauk Valley College, White Pines State Park, and
Winnebago County Fairgrounds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 4250 8920 4195 8923 4159 8941 4158 8963
      4193 8963 4193 8969 4220 8969 4220 8940
      4250 8940
time... Mot... loc 0140z 241deg 20kt 4228 8940 4179 8965 4156 8980


Rodriguez