Rockford Scanner™: Severe Thunderstorms Possible Today




Showers and thunderstorms are likely to move across the area this afternoon and some of these storms may be severe. Large hail and damaging winds would be the primary severe threats. Heavy rainfall will also likely accompany these storms, and this could result in some risk of flash flooding if multiple storms track over the same areas. Make sure to have multiple ways of receiving watches and or warnings should they be issued later today.

Strong to possibly severe thunderstorms are likely to move across the area this afternoon. A rough timeline of the most likely windows for storms and severe weather is shown in this graphic. Be sure to check back for updates to this forecast and have multiple ways available to receive weather alerts should severe weather threaten!