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Heavy rain and higher elevation snow continue for the Northwest, fire danger continues in Southern California

A series of Pacific storms will bring strong winds, heavy rain, and mountain snow to the Pacific Northwest and northern Rockies through Sunday. Heavy rainfall and flooding is possible from the Mississippi Valley to the Deep South and Southeast U.S. this weekend and into early next week. Dry winds will prolong the fire weather threat for Southern California for several days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Light Rain

61°F

16°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 8:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then isolated showers.  Low around 48. West wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain showers after 1am, mixing with snow after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Periods of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then isolated showers. Low around 48. West wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers after 1am, mixing with snow after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
7:28 pm CDT Oct 21, 2017
9pm CDT Oct 21, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 28, 2017
 
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