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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Mostly Cloudy

60°F

16°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 18 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1007.9 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 4:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a south wind around 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Periods of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  High near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Low around 47. South wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a south wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Periods of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. High near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Low around 47. South wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
5:42 am CDT Oct 21, 2017
5am CDT Oct 21, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2017
 
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