Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

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, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 9:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 60. North wind around 6 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 75. Light north wind.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 60. North wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 75. Light north wind.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 9 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light west wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Light west wind.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
9:59 pm CDT Aug 20, 2019
10pm CDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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