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Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms in the Deep South and portions of the east coast

A slow moving frontal boundary will continue to bring areas of heavy rain and thunderstorms in the Deep South and East coast early this week. A low pressure system will akeep conditions wet and cool through mid-week in the Upper Midwest. High pressure over the west will shift east allowing cooling along the coast, and intensifying the heat for the interior Pacific NW and Great Basin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.6 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 29 May 6:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Isolated showers between 10am and 1pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. West wind 7 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
Isolated showers between 10am and 1pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 7 to 13 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. West wind 7 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind around 8 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind around 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
6:58 am CDT May 29, 2017
7am CDT May 29, 2017-6pm CDT Jun 4, 2017
 
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