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Severe weather and flash flooding possible in separate areas Saturday

Severe weather will be possible across portions of the central and northern Plains Saturday. Primary threats will be large hail and damaging winds although a brief tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys, heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding where 1 to 2 inches of rainfall is possible through Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 7:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Independence
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 8 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 69. South wind 10 to 14 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 16 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
7:58 am CDT Jul 4, 2015
9am CDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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