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Heavy Snow For Portions of the Northeast; Great Lakes

Moderate to heavy snow will return to the Northeast and New England over the next couple of days. Heavy Lake Effect Snow will continue to the lee of the Great Lakes. Light snow will fall across portions of the Tennessee Valley; working into the Mid-Atlantic by mid-week. Meanwhile, elevated fire weather conditions will continue in southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

A Few Clouds

7°F

-14°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1024.3 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-6°F (-21°C)
Last update 12 Dec 4:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 23. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 26 by 4am. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow and freezing rain before noon, then a slight chance of freezing rain between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of snow after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. Blustery, with a south wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    and Blustery

    High: 31 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 27 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 7 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. South wind around 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 23. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 26 by 4am. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
A chance of snow and freezing rain before noon, then a slight chance of freezing rain between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of snow after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Blustery, with a south wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 7 mph becoming south after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. South wind around 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
3:28 am CST Dec 12, 2017
5am CST Dec 12, 2017-6pm CST Dec 18, 2017
 
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