Significant Severe Weather and Flooding Continue for the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, with some strong tornadoes and very large hail, will continue across central portions of the country through Thursday evening as well as a strong wind threat in portions of the Northeast. Very heavy rainfall on already saturated and flooded ground in the Plains means significant flooding will continue into next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed W 21 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.1 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 2:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.17°N 77.63°W (Elev. 472 ft)
1:37 pm EDT May 23, 2019
3pm EDT May 23, 2019-6pm EDT May 30, 2019
 
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