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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding Along the Central Gulf Coast

A slow moving front will provide the focus for heavy rain and local flooding from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts today. The front will shift to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast Tuesday. Severe storms are possible in west Texas, while record warm temperatures spread across the west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 11:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 7 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
10:27 am CDT May 22, 2017
12pm CDT May 22, 2017-6pm CDT May 28, 2017
 
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