Rockford-area residents try to stay cool as heat wave moves in

ROCKFORD (WREX) — What started as a rainy Thursday ends with the temperatures rising—and fast as heat indices are forecasted to reach the triple digits on Friday.

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Rockford
82°
Freeport
81°
DeKalb
Rochelle
82°
Sterling
83°
Janesville
82°
Monroe
Hottest temperatures of the week likely today

Hottest temperatures of the week likely today

The hottest weather of this ongoing heat wave is expected to be this afternoon and excessive heat warnings are in full effect.

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