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A Major Severe Weather Outbreak is Forecast Today and/or Tonight

A severe thunderstorm and tornado outbreak is expected today across north Florida and south Georgia, with the significant severe threat also expected to extend southward into central Florida and northeastward into South Carolina this evening. A few long-track, strong tornadoes will be possible. In the west, more heavy rain and mountain snow will occur into the early part of this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fog/Mist

34°F

1°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 29.71 in (1007.4 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 22 Jan 3:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

Winter Storm Watch January 24, 12:00pm until January 25, 03:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 35. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 35. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before noon, then rain and snow between noon and 2pm, then snow after 2pm.  High near 35. East wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 31. East wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 28 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 35. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 35. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before noon, then rain and snow between noon and 2pm, then snow after 2pm. High near 35. East wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 31. East wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Northwest wind around 11 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. West wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind around 11 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
2:42 pm CST Jan 22, 2017
4pm CST Jan 22, 2017-6pm CST Jan 29, 2017
 
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