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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Mostly Cloudy

42°F

6°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.9 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 30 Apr 5:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NYSimilar City Names

Lakeshore Flood Warning until April 30, 11:00pm
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Lakeshore Flood Warning
  •  
    Lakeshore Flood Warning until April 30, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Sun

    Lakeshore Flood Warning

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers between 2pm and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south in the evening.  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

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers.  Low around 51. West wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers between 2pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Low around 51. West wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NYSimilar City Names
 43.17°N 77.63°W (Elev. 472 ft)
5:57 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
6am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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