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Aeronautical current weather observation and short-term forecast for pilots, flight preparation with the METAR (Meteorological Aerodrome Report : current weather report), and TAF (Terminal Aerodrome Forecast: short-term weather forecast message for aviation). And other resources like VAC (Visual Approach Chart) to prepare a flights.

METAR, TAF, VAC Greater Rockford airport (USA) / ICAO KRFD/ IATA RFD

Greater Rockford airport (USA) is located close to Chicago, Rockford, Rockford at 5 mile, Perryville at 6 mile, Davis Junction at 6 mile, Valley View at 7 mile, Stillman Valley at 7 mile, Cherry Valley at 8 mile, Loves Park at 9 mile, Winnebago at 9 mile, Byron at 9 mile, Byron Hills Estates at 10 mile,

Elevation : 226 m = 741 ft

Runways

weather : sky clear at Rockford

ciel dégagé
3 °F
3↗34 °F

Wind 4 mph

extreme cold alert with 3 °F at Rockford

thursday : extreme cold alert with -0 °F at Rockford

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METAR for Greater Rockford airport - KRFD

KRFD 161254Z 14004KT 10SM CLR M16/M19 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP195 T11611189

Decoded METAR for Greater Rockford Airport (USA)

METAR issued by KRFD on Sunday 16th of January 2022 at 12:54 UTC, Warning : this METAR is out of date, issued 2 days and 61 hours and -2845 minutes ago.

Visibility is 16 km = 10 sm.

Temperature is -16 °C = 3 °F and dew point is -19 °C = -2 °F . This correspond to 78% relative humidity.

QNH is 1018 mb = 30.06 inHg

Wind speed is 7 km/h = 4 kt, direction is 140°.

Sky clear

Remarks : automatic station with precipitation sensor Sea Level Pressure SLP=195 T11611189

TAF for Greater Rockford airport - KRFD

KRFD 161123Z 1612/1712 19005KT P6SM SCT250 FM161500 22007KT P6SM FEW020 BKN200 FM162130 24008KT 5SM -SN SCT015 BKN025 TEMPO 1622/1624 2SM -SN OVC015 FM170100 31010KT P6SM OVC017 PROB30 1701/1704 6SM -SHSN FM170700 32011G18KT P6SM BKN020

Decoded TAF for Greater Rockford Airport (USA)

TAF issued by KRFD on Sunday 16th of January 2022 at 11:23 UTC Warning : this TAF is out of date, issued 2 days and 15 hours and 6 minutes ago. A 24 hour weather forecast that is updated every 6 hours.

from Sunday 16th of January 2022 à 12:00 heure TU to Sunday 16th of January 2022 à 15:00 heure UTC

1612/1712 19005KT P6SM SCT250

Wind 5 kt = 9 km/h, direction is 190°

Visibility is greater than 10 km = greater than 6 sm.

scattered clouds at 25000 ft = 7620 m

from Sunday 16th of January 2022 à 15:00 heure TU to Sunday 16th of January 2022 à 21:00 heure UTC

FM161500 22007KT P6SM FEW020 BKN200

Wind 7 kt = 13 km/h, direction is 220°

Visibility is greater than 10 km = greater than 6 sm.

few clouds at 2000 ft = 610 m broken at 20000 ft = 6100 m

from Sunday 16th of January 2022 à 21:00 heure TU to Monday 17th of January 2022 à 01:00 heure UTC

FM162130 24008KT 5SM -SN SCT015 BKN025

Wind 8 kt = 15 km/h, direction is 240°

Visibility is 8 km = 5 sm.

light snow

scattered clouds at 1500 ft = 460 m broken at 2500 ft = 760 m

temporarily from Sunday 16th of January 2022 à 22:00 heure TU to Monday 17th of January 2022 à 00:00 heure UTC

TEMPO 1622/1624 2SM -SN OVC015

Visibility is 3 km = 2 sm.

light snow

overcast at 1500 ft = 460 m

from Monday 17th of January 2022 à 01:00 heure TU to Monday 17th of January 2022 à 07:00 heure UTC

FM170100 31010KT P6SM OVC017

Wind 10 kt = 19 km/h, direction is 310°

Visibility is greater than 10 km = greater than 6 sm.

overcast at 1700 ft = 520 m

probability of 30% to have from Monday 17th of January 2022 à 01:00 heure TU to Monday 17th of January 2022 à 04:00 heure UTC

PROB30 1701/1704 6SM -SHSN

Visibility is 10 km = 6 sm.

light shower snow

from Monday 17th of January 2022 à 07:00 heure TU to Monday 17th of January 2022 à 12:00 heure UTC

FM170700 32011G18KT P6SM BKN020

Wind 11 kt = 20 km/h with gusts at 18 kt = 33 km/h, direction is 320°

Visibility is greater than 10 km = greater than 6 sm.

broken at 2000 ft = 610 m

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