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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9° N Lon: 92.49° W Elev: 1316 ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 8:54 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Olmsted County

Rest Of Tonight
Partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. Light winds.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. South winds around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs around 80. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Friday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.



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