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Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Possible

Severe weather will be possible through Monday across the northern and central Plains. Large hail, damaging winds and heavy rain are the main threats. An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the southern Plains, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 3 to 4 inches of rainfall possible by Tuesday afternoon.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Partly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Jul 10:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

  • Overnight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Light south wind.
Monday
A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 8 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.17°N 77.63°W (Elev. 472 ft)
9:47 pm EDT Jul 5, 2015
12am EDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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