Advanced Tools Interactive Radar Alert Room Map Room Forecasts & Conditions Closings & Delays MEET THE WEATHER TEAM Alex Kirchner Alex Kirchner is the 13 Weather Authority's chief meteorologist at 5, 6 and 10 p.m. Justin Ballard Justin Ballard is the meteorologist for 13 News Today and 13 News at Noon. Tommie Owens Tommie Owens is the meteorologist for 13 News Weekend. 13 Weather Authority Wintry weather may return on Saturday April 25, 2019 After a rainy start to the day, snow showers may mix in or take over completely.. Read More » Connect With WREX Facebook Twitter Instagram Envelope Top Stories Winnebago County board approves 2019 budget after weeks of debate about sheriff’s budget The Winnebago County Board approves a 2019 budget after weeks of debate on how to close a $4 million budget Officials on scene of a serious wreck in Rockford Serious car crash in downtown Rockford. Rain returns for the end of the week Rain has been lacking so far this month with only 4 days measuring rainfall. That should change late this week Winnebago County 2019 budget nearly $3 million in the red Not only is the 2019 budget in the red, but the county says it looks like 2018 will end with Winnebago School District negotiations still ongoing, strike on the table Will they strike? That's the big question tonight about Winnebago teachers.