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May 15 Hail Storm Caused 30 Million In Damage

Facebook was flooded with golf ball sized hail, dented cars, and shattered window. It was also devastating to roofs across Rockford, costing millions in damages.

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Is Rockford Getting Another Big Hail Storm Today?

If your car and home survived Monday's hail storm, I have bad news for you. It looks like Mother Nature may have another round of thundery, pounding fun in store for us this afternoon into the evening. 

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Illinois Storm Chaser Catches Chilling Wind Sound

Usually when storms are happening people take shelter indoors, but this storm chaser didn't and I'm so glad because his video is captivating.

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Massive Blizzard Hitting Rockford?
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Rockford Weatherman Wigs Out Over Q98.5 Weather Story

WIFR's chief meteorologist clearly did not like a weather report covered by a Q98.5 DJ. Is this a "don't shoot the messenger" scenario? You be the judge.

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Holy Guacamole! An Avocado Warning Passed Through Rockford Yesterday
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Holy Guacamole! An Avocado Warning Passed Through Rockford Yesterday

Well, at least Rockford wasn't located in the pit of the avocado.

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Roscoe Family Wakes Up To Surprise In Yard Following Storm

Monday night's storm blew around garbage cans, took out tree branches and sent one huge object through the air, landing in a Roscoe family's yard. But where did it come from?

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Rockford’s Extended Spring Forecast Looks Very Soggy

February in Rockford has been one for the record books. I have enjoyed its unseasonably warm temperatures thoroughly, but I can't help but wonder, what's Spring got in store for us? 

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Rockford Is One Of The Coldest Cities In U.S.
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Rockford Makes Top 50 ‘Coldest Cities’ List

Rockford has topped another "Top 50" list and it's not crime-related, which is good. Apparently it's one of the coldest cities in the U.S., which is not good.

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Dear Rockford: It Seems As Though You Forgot How To Drive In Fog

The fog is making a lengthy appearance during this weird weather mix, which means some people have to re-learn how to drive in it. Hopefully this will help.

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Icy Weather Delays Garbage Pickup in Rockford

Icy roads this morning not only made it difficult to get to work in Rockford, but they also shutdown garbage pickup operations.

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