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Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Freezing Fog

-4°C

25°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 9 km/h
Barometer 1019.7 mb (30.06 in)
Dewpoint -4°C (24°F)
Visibility 0.80 km
Wind Chill-8°C (18°F)
Last update 17 Dec 5:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Rochester International Airport MN

Dense Fog Advisory until December 17, 12:00pm
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until December 17, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sun

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Widespread dense fog, mainly before 4pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near -1. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Dense Fog

    High: -1 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 km/h in the evening.

    Areas Fog

    Low: -5 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 18 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 4 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 26 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 2. West wind 18 to 24 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 2 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. North wind 8 to 18 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -1 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Southeast wind 14 to 18 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: -5 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Widespread dense fog, mainly before 4pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near -1. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tonight
Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 km/h in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 18 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 26 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 2. West wind 18 to 24 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. North wind 8 to 18 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Southeast wind 14 to 18 km/h.
Thursday
Snow. High near -2. East wind 14 to 21 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Snow. Low around -9. North wind 18 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near -7. Northwest wind 16 to 18 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13. Northwest wind 16 to 18 km/h.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near -9. West wind 16 to 18 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Rochester International Airport MN
 43.89°N 92.49°W
5:28 am CST Dec 17, 2017
6am CST Dec 17, 2017-6pm CST Dec 23, 2017
 
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