Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Great Lakes, Heat Wave To Continue Over The Southern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rainfall will be possible through tonight from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. The heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding. Excessive heat will persist across the southern Plains and Desert Southwest early this 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

83°F

28°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 18 Aug 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  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

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. West wind 8 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. West wind 8 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.17°N 77.63°W (Elev. 472 ft)
1:37 pm EDT Aug 18, 2019
2pm EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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