Cold Temperatures Across the Northern and Central Plains; Severe Weather Potential for the East

Severe weather and heavy rainfall potential along with warm temperatures will affect the eastern portions of the country through Sunday as a cold front tracks eastward. Meanwhile, much colder air across portions of the Plains will bring frost and freeze conditions into Sunday morning. Dry, mild and breezy conditions linger for the four-corner region where elevated to critical fire weather remains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.9 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 22 May 1:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. East wind 6 to 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light north. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. East wind 6 to 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light north. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
12:43 am CDT May 22, 2022
2am CDT May 22, 2022-6pm CDT May 28, 2022
 
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