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Heavy snow and hazardous travel for portions of the Great Lakes, Northeast, and New England

Heavy snow, bitterly cold temperatures, and treacherous travel will be likely from the Great Lakes to the Northeast, and into New England over the next couple of days. Heavy Lake Effect snow of one to two feet will impact areas downwind of Lake Eerie and Ontario. Widespread snowfall of 6 to 12 inches will also impact much of northern New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Light Snow

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed W 17 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.57 in (1002.5 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 12 Dec 3:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

Winter Storm Warning until December 13, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until December 13, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Wed

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow likely.  Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers before 9pm, then periods of snow, mainly after 9pm.  Areas of blowing snow after 9pm. Low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 20. Blustery, with a west wind 18 to 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    High: 20 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 12 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. West wind 13 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 20 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow likely. Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers before 9pm, then periods of snow, mainly after 9pm. Areas of blowing snow after 9pm. Low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Wednesday
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 20. Blustery, with a west wind 18 to 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. West wind 13 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
A chance of snow showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers or flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.17°N 77.63°W (Elev. 472 ft)
12:36 pm EST Dec 12, 2017
4pm EST Dec 12, 2017-6pm EST Dec 19, 2017
 
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