Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 28 Jul 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then isolated showers between 3pm and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 10pm, then isolated showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 5 to 13 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then isolated showers between 3pm and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Isolated showers before 10pm, then isolated showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 5 to 13 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.17°N 77.63°W (Elev. 472 ft)
7:35 am EDT Jul 28, 2016
10am EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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