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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fog/Mist

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 18 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 18 Jan 5:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog between 3am and 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. South wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain after noon, mixing with snow after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog between 3am and 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. South wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind 3 to 6 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain after noon, mixing with snow after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
3:58 am CST Jan 18, 2017
6am CST Jan 18, 2017-6pm CST Jan 24, 2017
 
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