Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.0 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 4:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
3:42 am CDT Jul 24, 2016
5am CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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