Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rutland-Southern Vermont Regional Airport (KRUT)

Lat: 43.53°NLon: 72.95°WElev: 787ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 20 Aug 11:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester VT

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester VT
 43.87°N 72.82°W (Elev. 1660 ft)
9:42 am EDT Aug 20, 2019
12pm EDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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