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Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Light Rain

34°F

1°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed NE 17 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 22 Jan 12:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

Winter Storm Warning January 22, 03:00am until January 23, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain and snow likely before 4am, then snow between 4am and 5am, then rain and snow after 5am.  Patchy fog. Low around 33. Northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 9am. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 34. Breezy, with a northeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow, mainly before midnight.  Low around 17. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 25. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain and snow likely before 4am, then snow between 4am and 5am, then rain and snow after 5am. Patchy fog. Low around 33. Northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 9am. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. High near 34. Breezy, with a northeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow, mainly before midnight. Low around 17. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind around 9 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. South wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 11 to 13 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind around 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
12:42 am CST Jan 22, 2018
1am CST Jan 22, 2018-6pm CST Jan 28, 2018
 
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