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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 24 Feb 12:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers, mainly after 2am.  Low around 40. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm.  High near 51. Light north wind becoming northeast 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy fog before 8pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 60 by 3am. Northeast wind 6 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 62. Windy, with a south wind 14 to 19 mph becoming west 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers, mainly after 2am. Low around 40. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm. High near 51. Light north wind becoming northeast 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Patchy fog before 8pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 60 by 3am. Northeast wind 6 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 62. Windy, with a south wind 14 to 19 mph becoming west 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.17°N 77.63°W (Elev. 472 ft)
9:36 pm EST Feb 23, 2017
1am EST Feb 24, 2017-6pm EST Mar 2, 2017
 
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