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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.2 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 4:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Today

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. High near 71. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south wind 7 to 16 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind around 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind 9 to 14 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. East wind around 11 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind around 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
4:14 am CDT May 26, 2015
6am CDT May 26, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2015
 
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