Rockford Scanner™: Dry Tonight, Possible Strong T-Storms Tomm.




Two rounds of storms are likely on Saturday. The first round is likely to come through the northern suburbs between 7 AM and 11 AM. Widespread severe weather is not expected with this round, but the stronger of these storms may produce some small hail. The second round of storms is expected to come through the area during the afternoon/early evening and may contain some severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and possibly a tornado or two.


Dry conditions will remain through the evening. Hazy skies are possible tonight as a result of smoke from ongoing fires in southern Canada.

Storms are likely along and ahead of a cold front on Saturday.
Strong to severe storms will be possible.

Conditions will turn dry and cooler behind the cold front for Sunday.

Monday and Tuesday look to be dry and mild, with increasing rain chances late Tuesday.