Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch April 4, 2017.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Severe Weather Threat Will Continue Through the Weekend

The risk for severe thunderstorms continues through the weekend. The main threat will shift from parts of eastern Texas into the Ozark Plateau and spread into the lower Mississippi Valley by Saturday afternoon and evening. Severe storms are possible in the Tennessee Valley and southern Plains Sunday. Storms may contain damaging winds, hail and an isolated tornado. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fog/Mist

36°F

2°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NE 16 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 25 Mar 3:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. North wind around 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. East wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 47. North wind around 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. East wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind around 9 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. East wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
2:43 am CDT Mar 25, 2017
4am CDT Mar 25, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database