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Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 5:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 95. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 8 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 95. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Light southwest wind.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
5:27 pm CDT Sep 20, 2017
6pm CDT Sep 20, 2017-6pm CDT Sep 27, 2017
 
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