Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 8:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 6 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 6 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 6 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
8:43 pm CDT May 24, 2016
9pm CDT May 24, 2016-6pm CDT May 31, 2016
 
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