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)
Dec 21, 2014 12:10 Dec 21, 2014 06:10
Sunrise-Sunset Local UTC
Begin Civil Twilight 06:48 12:48
Sunrise 07:20 13:20
Sunset 04:29 22:29
End Civil Twilight 05:01 23:01

Current Weather

METAR Observed MVFR
KRFD 210554Z 17007KT 3SM -SN BR OVC014 00/M02 A3023 Sun, Dec 21, 2014 @ 05:54 UTC
(16 Minutes ago)
Marginal Visual Flight Rules
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
170° at 7 knots (8 mph) 3 statute miles
  • Overcast at 1,400' AGL
  • Light Snow
  • Mist
Temperatures Readings Precipitation
Current Temp 0°C (32°F)
Low Temp -1°C (30°F)
High Temp 0°C (32°F)
24hr Low Temp -4°C (25°F)
24hr High Temp 14°C (57°F)
Dewpoint -2°C (28°F)
Humidity 87%
Altimeter 30.23"Hg
Sea Level Pressure 1024.5mb
Field Elevation 736'
Current Rain 0.005"

Forecast Weather

TAF
KRFD 210535Z 2106/2206 16006KT 6SM BR OVC018 FM210800 17006KT 3SM BR OVC008 TEMPO 2109/2113 2SM -FZDZ BR OVC005 FM211600 16012KT 6SM BR OVC009 FM220000 17012KT P6SM OVC015
From To
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 @ 06:00 UTC Sun, Dec 21, 2014 @ 08:00 UTC
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
160° at 6 knots (7 mph)
6 statute miles
  • Overcast at 1,800' AGL
  • Mist
From To From
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 @ 08:00 UTC Sun, Dec 21, 2014 @ 16:00 UTC Standard forecast or significant change
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
170° at 6 knots (7 mph)
3 statute miles
  • Overcast at 800' AGL
  • Mist
From To Temporary
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 @ 09:00 UTC Sun, Dec 21, 2014 @ 13:00 UTC Changes expected for less than half the time period
Visibility Clouds Conditions
2 statute miles
  • Overcast at 500' AGL
  • Light Freezing Drizzle
  • Mist
From To From
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 @ 16:00 UTC Mon, Dec 22, 2014 @ 00:00 UTC Standard forecast or significant change
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
160° at 12 knots (14 mph)
6 statute miles
  • Overcast at 900' AGL
  • Mist
From To From
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 @ 00:00 UTC Mon, Dec 22, 2014 @ 06:00 UTC Standard forecast or significant change
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
170° at 12 knots (14 mph)
Greater than 6 statute miles
  • Overcast at 1,500' AGL
  • No significant weather

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°)

24 Hour Weather History

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