KRFD  Chicago/Rockford International Airport

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Chicago/Rockford, Illinois, United States

Status Useage IATA
Operational Public RFD
Latitude Longitude
42° 11' 43" N 89° 5' 49" W
42.195361 -89.097222
Local (DST -5) UTC (GMT -6)
Jul 25, 2014 10:21 Jul 25, 2014 15:21
Sunrise-Sunset Local UTC
Begin Civil Twilight 05:09 10:09
Sunrise 05:41 10:41
Sunset 08:24 01:24
End Civil Twilight 08:56 01:56

Current Weather

METAR Observed VFR
KRFD 251454Z 19008KT 10SM BKN170 OVC250 18/14 A3004 Fri, Jul 25, 2014 @ 14:54 UTC
(27 Minutes ago)
Visual Flight Rules

Decoded METAR

Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
190° at 8 knots (9 mph) 10 statute miles
  • Broken at 17,000' AGL
  • Overcast at 25,000' AGL
  • No significant weather
Temperatures Readings Precipitation
Current Temp 18°C (64°F)
Dewpoint 14°C (57°F)
Humidity 78%
Altimeter 30.04"Hg
Sea Level Pressure 1017mb
Field Elevation 736'
None Recorded

Forecast Weather

TAF
KRFD 251402Z 2514/2612 19006KT P6SM SCT070 OVC120 FM251600 19011G16KT P6SM SCT060 BKN100 FM260100 19010KT P6SM VCSH OVC080 PROB30 2603/2606 4SM TSRA OVC040CB FM260700 22007KT 6SM BR BKN040

Decoded TAF

From To
Fri, Jul 25, 2014 @ 14:00 UTC Fri, Jul 25, 2014 @ 16:00 UTC
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
190° at 6 knots (7 mph)
Greater than 6 statute miles
  • Scattered at 7,000' AGL
  • Overcast at 12,000' AGL
  • No significant weather
From To From
Fri, Jul 25, 2014 @ 16:00 UTC Sat, Jul 26, 2014 @ 01:00 UTC Standard forecast or significant change
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
190° at 11 knots (13 mph)
Gusting to 16 knots (18 mph)
Greater than 6 statute miles
  • Scattered at 6,000' AGL
  • Broken at 10,000' AGL
  • No significant weather
From To From
Sat, Jul 26, 2014 @ 01:00 UTC Sat, Jul 26, 2014 @ 07:00 UTC Standard forecast or significant change
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
190° at 10 knots (12 mph)
Greater than 6 statute miles
  • Overcast at 8,000' AGL
  • Nearby Showers
From To Probable
Sat, Jul 26, 2014 @ 03:00 UTC Sat, Jul 26, 2014 @ 06:00 UTC 30 percent likelihood during this time
Visibility Clouds Conditions
4 statute miles
  • Overcast at 4,000' AGL
  • Thunderstorm Rain
From To From
Sat, Jul 26, 2014 @ 07:00 UTC Sat, Jul 26, 2014 @ 12:00 UTC Standard forecast or significant change
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
220° at 7 knots (8 mph)
6 statute miles
  • Broken at 4,000' AGL
  • Mist

Additional weather within a 50nm radius of KRFD

Map ICAO Location
KRPJ 18.2nm S (180°)
KFEP 21.8nm W (278°)
KDKB 23.5nm S (132°)
KJVL 25.6nm N (005°)
KEFT 33.3nm N (319°)
KSQI 37.5nm S (224°)
KARR 37.6nm S (132°)
KDPA 41.6nm E (114°)
KSFY 45.9nm W (259°)
KBUU 46nm N (049°)

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