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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KRFD - Rockford, Illinois
Updated at 3:54 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (10:54 PM CDT):
METAR KRFD 290354Z 11006KT 10SM BKN080 OVC170 18/16 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP169 T01830161
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KRFD - Rockford, Illinois
Updated at 3:54 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (10:54 PM CDT):
TAF KRFD 290258Z 2903/2924 12007KT P6SM SCT080 OVC150
     FM290900 13007KT 6SM BR VCSH BKN050 OVC100
     FM291200 16008KT P6SM SCT020 BKN050
     FM291700 19013G20KT P6SM SCT060 BKN120 PROB30 2918/2922 5SM
     TSRA BR BKN050CB=
Decoded:
ID: KRFD   Rockford, IL
REPORT TIME: 29  2:58
VALID TIME: 29 August AT 03:00Z to 29 August AT 24:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 120 AT 7
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 80 SCT
   CLOUDS: 150 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 09:00Z
   WINDS: 130 AT 7
   VISIBILITY: 6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: BR_VCSH
   CLOUDS: 50 BKN
   CLOUDS: 100 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 12:00Z
   WINDS: 160 AT 8
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 20 SCT
   CLOUDS: 50 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 17:00Z
   WINDS: 190 AT 13 GUST 20
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 60 SCT
   CLOUDS: 120 BKN
30% PROBABILITY OF WX FROM 18Z TO 22Z
   VISIBILITY: 5.0 MILES
   WEATHER: TSRA_BR
   CLOUDS: 50 BKN WITH CB
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KRFD - Rockford, Illinois
Updated at 3:54 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (10:54 PM CDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KRFD - Rockford, Illinois
Updated at 3:54 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (10:54 PM CDT):
CHIS WA 290245
AIRMET SIERRA FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 290900
.
AIRMET IFR...ND SD NE MN IA WI LS MI IL
FROM 50SSE YWG TO 40ESE BJI TO 70N RHI TO 40S GRB TO 30NW BDF TO
IOW TO 20ESE OVR TO 30WNW PWE TO 30SW ANW TO 40SW PIR TO 40WSW
BIS TO 70SW YWG TO 50SSE YWG
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
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AIRMET MTN OBSCN...KY
FROM HNN TO HMV TO 20SE VXV TO LOZ TO HNN
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/BR. CONDS DVLPG 06-09Z. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z
ENDG 12-15Z.
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OTLK VALID 0900-1500Z...IFR ND SD NE MN IA MO WI LM LS MI IL
BOUNDED BY 50SSE YWG-50WNW YQT-YQT-60NW SSM-60SW SSM-40W BDF-
30WNW PWE-40SE OBH-30SW ANW-50SW PIR-40WSW BIS-60ESE MOT-70ENE
MOT-50SSE YWG
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG THRU 15Z.
....
CHIT WA 290245
AIRMET TANGO FOR TURB VALID UNTIL 290900
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AIRMET TURB...ND SD NE KS MN IA WI LM LS MI LH
FROM 60SE YWG TO 30N INL TO YQT TO SSM TO 30SSW YVV TO 20ESE ECK
TO 20ESE EAU TO 30WSW MSP TO 60SSW RWF TO 60NE MMB TO 60W LBL TO
70W ANW TO 70E MOT TO 60SE YWG
MOD TURB BTN FL260 AND FL410. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
.
OTLK VALID 0900-1500Z...TURB ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI IL
BOUNDED BY 50S YWG-30N INL-YQT-SSM-50NW TVC-GRB-30NE RWF-50NNW
OVR-60E ICT-40S ICT-30E LBL-30W LBL-60WNW ANW-20NNW PIR-40SE BIS-
80WSW GFK-50S YWG
MOD TURB BTN FL270 AND FL410. CONDS CONTG THRU 15Z.
....
CHIZ WA 290245
AIRMET ZULU FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 290900
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AIRMET ICE...ND SD MN IA WI LM LS MI LH IL IN
FROM 70SE YWG TO 50WNW YQT TO YQT TO SSM TO 60ESE SSM TO 20ENE
DXO TO 30ESE GIJ TO 40W DBQ TO 50SW MSP TO 40ESE ABR TO 20WNW ABR
TO 20WSW GFK TO 70SE YWG
MOD ICE BTN 150 AND FL270. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
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OTLK VALID 0900-1500Z...ICE ND SD MN IA WI LM LS MI LH IL IN
BOUNDED BY 70SE YWG-30N INL-YQT-SSM-50NW YVV-60SSW YVV-30ESE
ECK-DXO-50SW DXO-20SE GIJ-40W DBQ-30NE MCW-40NW MCW-20SSW
RWF-40ESE ABR-70SE YWG
MOD ICE BTN 150 AND FL260. CONDS CONTG THRU 15Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM 120-160 ACRS AREA
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KRFD - Rockford, Illinois
Updated at 3:54 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (10:54 PM CDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KRFD - Rockford, Illinois
Updated at 3:54 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (10:54 PM CDT):
!RFD 08/042 RFD RWY 7 ALS OUT OF SERVICE 1408281138-1409041800EST
CREATED: 28 Aug 2014 11:38:00 SOURCE: MOCC
!RFD 08/040 RFD RWY 1 ALS OUT OF SERVICE 1408271415-1411171800
CREATED: 27 Aug 2014 14:15:00 SOURCE: MOCC
!RFD 08/039 RFD NAV ILS RWY 1 OUT OF SERVICE 1408271412-1411171800
CREATED: 27 Aug 2014 14:12:00 SOURCE: MOCC
!RFD 08/036 RFD RWY 25 THR LGT OBSC 1408271319-1410012359EST
CREATED: 27 Aug 2014 13:19:00 SOURCE: RFD
!RFD 08/035 RFD APRON TERMINAL RAMP TAXI MARKINGS FADED 1408271318-1410012030EST
CREATED: 27 Aug 2014 13:18:00 SOURCE: RFD
!RFD 08/034 RFD APRON ALL NON-MOVEMENT AREA BOUNDARY MARKINGS FADED 1408271317-1410012030EST
CREATED: 27 Aug 2014 13:17:00 SOURCE: RFD
!RFD 08/033 RFD TWY F INTERMEDIATE HOLDING POSITION MARKINGS FADED 1408271312-1410012030EST
CREATED: 27 Aug 2014 13:15:00 SOURCE: KIKKYFYX
!RFD 08/030 RFD TWY A SFC PAINTED MARKINGS BTN RWY 7/25 AND TWY F FADED
1408271314-1410012030ESTCREATED: 27 Aug 2014 13:14:00 SOURCE: RFD
!RFD 08/029 RFD TWY H SURFACE MARKINGS FADED 1408271313-1410012030EST
CREATED: 27 Aug 2014 13:13:00 SOURCE: RFD
!RFD 08/024 RFD OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1011341) 421318.60N0885632.30W (7.1NM ENE RFD) 1238.5FT (478.7FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1408260748-1409100748
CREATED: 26 Aug 2014 07:48:00 SOURCE: RFD
!RFD 08/023 RFD RWY 19 PAPI OUT OF SERVICE 1408222054-1411142359EST
CREATED: 22 Aug 2014 20:54:00 SOURCE: RFD
!RFD 08/022 RFD RWY 1/19 CLSD 1408222054-1411142359EST
CREATED: 22 Aug 2014 20:54:00 SOURCE: RFD
!RFD 08/021 RFD TWY B BTN TWY E AND APCH END RWY 1 CLSD 1408222051-1411142359EST
CREATED: 22 Aug 2014 20:51:00 SOURCE: RFD
!RFD 08/020 RFD TWY D CLSD 1408222050-1411142359EST
CREATED: 22 Aug 2014 20:50:00 SOURCE: RFD
!RFD 08/019 RFD TWY E CLSD 1408222050-1411142359EST
CREATED: 22 Aug 2014 20:50:00 SOURCE: RFD
!RFD 05/057 RFD TWY A SURFACE MOVEMENT CONTROL GUIDANCE SYSTEM CENTERLINE MARKING NON STD 1405311728-1409302230EST
CREATED: 31 May 2014 17:27:00 SOURCE: KIKKYFYX
!RFD 05/056 RFD TWY G SURFACE MOVEMENT CONTROL GUIDANCE SYSTEM CENTERLINE MARKING NON STD 1405311727-1409302030EST
CREATED: 31 May 2014 17:27:00 SOURCE: KIKKYFYX
!RFD 05/053 RFD RWY 7/25 CL MARKINGS NOT STD 1405311649-1409302230EST
CREATED: 31 May 2014 16:50:00 SOURCE: RFD
Forecast Area
KRFD - Rockford, Illinois
Updated at 3:54 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (10:54 PM CDT):
FA3W  
CHIC FA 290145
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 292000
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 291400...OTLK VALID 291400-292000
ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN KY
.
SEE AIRMET SIERRA FOR IFR CONDS AND MTN OBSCN.
TS IMPLY SEV OR GTR TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR CONDS.
NON MSL HGTS DENOTED BY AGL OR CIG.
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SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRES OVR LH. LOW OVR SERN SD. CDFNT FM LOW SWD
THRU ERN NEB TO S CNTRL KS LOW. WRMFNT FM LOW SEWD THRU CNTRL
IA-ERN MO-CNTRL TN. TROF THRU CNTRL ND/SD.  BY 20Z LOW OVR
W-CNTRL MN. CDFNT FM LOW NEWD THRU NERN MN. STNR FNT FM LOW WWD
ALONG ND/SD BORDER. LOW OVR SRN MN. WK CDFNT FM LOW SWWD THRU WRN
IA-ERN KS. WRMFNT FM LOW SEWD THRU SRN WI-WRN IN-CNTRL KY.
.
ND
W HLF...SKC. OCNL SCT CI. 09Z BKN090 TOP 140. 13Z BKN090 TOP
FL280. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL380. OTLK...VFR.
E HLF...BKN040 TOP 090. ISOL -SHRA. 07Z OVC030 TOP 060. VIS 4SM
-RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG BR...17Z MVFR CIG BR.
.
SD
W HLF...BKN CI. BECMG 0810 SCT050. VIS 4SM BR. 13Z SCT060.
OTLK...VFR.
NERN...OVC030 TOP FL300. SCT -SHRA. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL420. 09Z
OVC030 TOP 060. VIS 4SM BR. 14Z BKN030. OTLK...MVFR CIG BR...19Z
VFR.
SERN...BKN040 TOP FL330. SCT -SHRA/-TSRA. CB TOP FL450. 06Z
OVC030 TOP 160. VIS 4SM BR. 14Z BKN030. OTLK...MVFR CIG BR...17Z
VFR.
.
NE
PNHDL...BKN050 TOP FL300. 05Z SCT050. OCNL SCT CI. 09Z SCT050.
VIS 4SM BR. 13Z SCT050. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL...BKN060 TOP 160. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL400. 06Z SCT100.
OTLK...VFR.
ERN...BKN050 TOP 160. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL380. 06Z OVC030
TOP FL260. VIS 3SM -RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG RA BR...17Z MVFR CIG.
.
KS
W HLF...SCT080. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL370. 05Z SCT100. OTLK...VFR.
E HLF...SCT090. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL380. 07Z BKN080 TOP FL310.
WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL380. OTLK...VFR TSRA.
.
MN
N HLF...BKN100 TOP FL330. 06Z BKN060 TOP FL330. SCT -RA. 12Z
OVC030. VIS 3SM -RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG RA BR...19Z MVFR CIG RA
BR.
S HLF...OVC030 TOP FL300. SCT -RA. 06Z OVC030. VIS 3SM -RA BR.
14Z OVC030. VIS 3SM BR. OTLK...IFR CIG BR...17Z MVFR CIG.
.
IA
W HLF...SCT040. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL400. 09Z OVC030 TOP 060. VIS
3SM BR. OTLK...IFR CIG BR...15Z MVFR CIG RA BR.
NERN...OVC030 TOP FL300. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL400. 08Z OVC030.
VIS 4SM -RA BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA BR...17Z MVFR CIG.
SERN...BKN040 TOP FL300. ISOL -SHRA. 06Z OVC030 TOP 060. VIS 3SM
BR. 14Z BKN030. OTLK...MVFR CIG BR...17Z VFR.
.
MO
W 2/3...SCT100. OCNL SCT CI. 10Z BKN070 TOP 120. SCT -TSRA. CB
TOP FL380. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA BR...19Z VFR.
E 1/3...BKN050 TOP 140. SCT -TSRA. POSS SEV. CB TOP FL450. 07Z
OVC030 TOP 070. VIS 3SM BR. 13Z SCT040. OTLK...VFR.
.
WI
N HLF...OVC040 TOP FL310. SCT -SHRA. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL340.
10Z OVC030. VIS 3SM -RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG RA BR.
S HLF...OVC080 TOP FL310. 06Z OVC040. SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL420.
VIS 4SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA BR.
.
LS UPR MI
W HLF...SCT050 BKN CI. 09Z OVC030 TOP FL350. VIS 3SM -RA BR.
OTLK...IFR CIG RA BR.
E HLF...BKN CI. 09Z SCT100 BKN CI. 12Z OVC030 TOP FL350. VIS 3SM
-RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG RA BR.
.
LM LWR MI LH
LM...BKN CI. 05Z OVC100 TOP FL320. SCT -SHRA. 09Z OVC030. VIS 4SM
-RA BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA BR.
LWR MI...SCT CI. 06Z BKN CI. 11Z OVC030 TOP FL280. VIS 4SM -RA
BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA BR.
LH...SKC. OCNL SCT CI. 06Z BKN CI. 12Z OVC CI. OTLK...VFR...17Z
MVFR CIG RA BR.
.
IL
N HLF...OVC050 TOP FL300. SCT -TSRA. CB TOP FL450. 09Z OVC030 TOP
170. VIS 3SM -RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG RA BR...17Z MVFR CIG BR.
S HLF...OVC030 TOP 100. SCT -TSRA. POSS SEV. CB TOP FL450. 06Z
SCT040. 09Z OVC030 TOP 060. VIS 3SM BR. 14Z SCT040. OTLK...VFR.
.
IN
N HLF...BKN040 TOP FL200. 06Z BKN040. VIS 4SM -RA BR. OTLK...MVFR
CIG RA BR.
S HLF...SKC. OCNL SCT040. OTLK...VFR...20Z VFR TSRA.
.
KY
WRN...BKN040 TOP 100. 08Z OVC030. VIS 3SM BR. 14Z SCT040.
OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL-ERN...SCT040. 10Z SCT040. VIS 4SM BR. 14Z SCT040.
OTLK...VFR.
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