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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fog/Mist

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1024.6 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 23 Feb 1:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

Winter Weather Advisory February 24, 03:00pm until February 25, 06:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 7am. High near 33. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Patchy Fog
    then Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow, mainly before 2am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 21. Breezy, with a southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    then Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39. South wind around 6 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Snow, mainly after 3pm. Patchy fog before 7am. High near 33. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow, mainly before 2am. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 21. Breezy, with a southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. South wind around 6 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. East wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. North wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
2:13 pm CST Feb 23, 2018
2pm CST Feb 23, 2018-6pm CST Mar 1, 2018
 
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