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Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 15 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 20 Feb 6:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 5pm.  High near 58. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. South wind 7 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 9 to 11 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before 10pm, then rain and snow likely between 10pm and midnight, then snow after midnight.  Low around 29. Blustery, with a northeast wind 9 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  High near 33. Breezy, with a northeast wind 17 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 5pm. High near 58. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. South wind 7 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 9 to 11 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before 10pm, then rain and snow likely between 10pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. Low around 29. Blustery, with a northeast wind 9 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
Snow. High near 33. Breezy, with a northeast wind 17 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 16 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind around 9 mph.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
4:58 am CST Feb 20, 2017
7am CST Feb 20, 2017-6pm CST Feb 26, 2017
 
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