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Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Light Snow

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1005.6 mb)
Dewpoint 8°F (-13°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill3°F (-16°C)
Last update 13 Dec 1:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Greater Rochester International Airport NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of snow showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. West wind 11 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 20 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow showers before 10pm, then snow, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 14. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 19 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of snow showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. West wind 11 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of snow showers before 10pm, then snow, mainly after 10pm. Low around 14. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 8 to 13 mph.
Friday
A chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Greater Rochester International Airport NY
 43.13°N 77.67°W (Elev. 551 ft)
12:36 pm EST Dec 13, 2017
2pm EST Dec 13, 2017-6pm EST Dec 19, 2017
 
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