Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Plains and the Middle Atlantic with heavy rain potential in the south. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 27 Jul 9:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
9:28 am CDT Jul 27, 2016
10am CDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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