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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Overcast

60°F

16°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed W 17 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 2:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 11pm.  Patchy dense fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Dense Fog

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly before 4pm.  Patchy dense fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 38. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Dense Fog

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then scattered showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 48. South wind 10 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after 11pm. Patchy dense fog after 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly before 4pm. Patchy dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 38. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then scattered showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 48. South wind 10 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.17°N 77.63°W (Elev. 472 ft)
2:55 pm EDT Mar 24, 2017
3pm EDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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