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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

65°F

18°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1008.7 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 9:54 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Rest Of Tonight
Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 80.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Friday Night
Cooler. Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 50.
Saturday
Cooler. Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.
Sunday
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s.
Monday
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s.
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1042 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015
 
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