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)
Aug 21, 2014 01:15 Aug 21, 2014 06:15
Sunrise-Sunset Local UTC
Begin Civil Twilight 05:40 10:40
Sunrise 06:09 11:09
Sunset 07:48 00:48
End Civil Twilight 08:18 01:18

Current Weather

METAR Observed VFR
KRFD 210554Z 18004KT 10SM SCT100 BKN120 22/19 A2996 Thu, Aug 21, 2014 @ 05:54 UTC
(21 Minutes ago)
Visual Flight Rules
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
180° at 4 knots (5 mph) 10 statute miles
  • Scattered at 10,000' AGL
  • Broken at 12,000' AGL
  • No significant weather
Temperatures Readings Precipitation
Current Temp 22°C (72°F)
Low Temp 21°C (70°F)
High Temp 27°C (81°F)
24hr Low Temp 17°C (63°F)
24hr High Temp 30°C (86°F)
Dewpoint 19°C (66°F)
Humidity 83%
Altimeter 29.96"Hg
Sea Level Pressure 1013.9mb
Field Elevation 736'
None Recorded

Forecast Weather

TAF
KRFD 210532Z 2106/2206 VRB03KT P6SM SCT070 BKN150 FM211000 14005KT P6SM VCTS BKN050CB TEMPO 2110/2112 3SM -TSRA BKN040CB FM211200 15006KT P6SM VCTS SCT035 BKN050CB FM211700 20011G18KT P6SM SCT030 BKN100 FM220000 18005KT P6SM VCTS SCT040CB BKN100 TEMPO 2201/2205 -TSRA BKN035CB
From To
Thu, Aug 21, 2014 @ 06:00 UTC Thu, Aug 21, 2014 @ 10:00 UTC
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
Varies at 3 knots (3 mph)
Greater than 6 statute miles
  • Scattered at 7,000' AGL
  • Broken at 15,000' AGL
  • No significant weather
From To From
Thu, Aug 21, 2014 @ 10:00 UTC Thu, Aug 21, 2014 @ 12:00 UTC Standard forecast or significant change
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
140° at 5 knots (6 mph)
Greater than 6 statute miles
  • Broken at 5,000' AGL
  • Nearby Thunderstorm
From To Temporary
Thu, Aug 21, 2014 @ 10:00 UTC Thu, Aug 21, 2014 @ 12:00 UTC Changes expected for less than half the time period
Visibility Clouds Conditions
3 statute miles
  • Broken at 4,000' AGL
  • Light Thunderstorm Rain
From To From
Thu, Aug 21, 2014 @ 12:00 UTC Thu, Aug 21, 2014 @ 17:00 UTC Standard forecast or significant change
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
150° at 6 knots (7 mph)
Greater than 6 statute miles
  • Scattered at 3,500' AGL
  • Broken at 5,000' AGL
  • Nearby Thunderstorm
From To From
Thu, Aug 21, 2014 @ 17:00 UTC Fri, Aug 22, 2014 @ 00:00 UTC Standard forecast or significant change
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
200° at 11 knots (13 mph)
Gusting to 18 knots (21 mph)
Greater than 6 statute miles
  • Scattered at 3,000' AGL
  • Broken at 10,000' AGL
  • No significant weather
From To From
Fri, Aug 22, 2014 @ 00:00 UTC Fri, Aug 22, 2014 @ 06:00 UTC Standard forecast or significant change
Wind Visibility Clouds Conditions
180° at 5 knots (6 mph)
Greater than 6 statute miles
  • Scattered at 4,000' AGL
  • Broken at 10,000' AGL
  • Nearby Thunderstorm
From To Temporary
Fri, Aug 22, 2014 @ 01:00 UTC Fri, Aug 22, 2014 @ 05:00 UTC Changes expected for less than half the time period
Clouds Conditions
  • Broken at 3,500' AGL
  • Light Thunderstorm Rain

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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