Historic Flooding Continues in the Midwest; Upcoming Soaking Rain for Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

Historic flooding continues across parts of the central U.S. this week, despite dry weather. Meanwhile, two cold fronts digging into the Eastern half of the U.S. will draw a developing coastal low and surge of Atlantic moisture into eastern North Carolina and the Mid-Atlantic for a soaking rain. This low will track up the Northeastern seaboard Thursday/Friday for locally heavy rain and mtn snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

A Few Clouds

33°F

1°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 19 Mar 9:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 27. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 51. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind around 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 27. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 51. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. North wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 43. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
8:30 pm CDT Mar 19, 2019
10pm CDT Mar 19, 2019-6pm CDT Mar 26, 2019
 
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