Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorm And Heavy Rain In The Plains On Monday

A potent spring storm system is expected to produce severe thunderstorms on Monday in the central and southern Plains. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, flash flooding, and large tornadoes are possible. The area most likely to experience significant tornadoes stretches from the Texas Hill Country through Okla. into southern Kansas. Residents here should make a severe weather plan today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed N 15 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1009.7 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 19 May 5:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Areas of frost after 5am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Areas Frost

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of frost before 7am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Areas Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, mainly after 7am.  High near 53. Breezy, with an east wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers, mainly before 1am.  Low around 47. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Areas of frost after 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph.
Monday
Areas of frost before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Showers, mainly after 7am. High near 53. Breezy, with an east wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers, mainly before 1am. Low around 47. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind around 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind around 6 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
5:59 pm CDT May 19, 2019
6pm CDT May 19, 2019-6pm CDT May 26, 2019
 
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