Historic Flooding Continues in the Midwest; Upcoming Soaking Rain for Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

Historic flooding continues across parts of the central U.S. this week, despite dry weather. Meanwhile, two cold fronts digging into the Eastern half of the U.S. will draw a developing coastal low and surge of Atlantic moisture into eastern North Carolina and the Mid-Atlantic for a soaking rain. This low will track up the Northeastern seaboard Thursday/Friday for locally heavy rain and mtn snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Overcast

32°F

0°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SW 15 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 20 Mar 9:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 6 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 25. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain after 1am, mixing with snow after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South wind around 6 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance Rain

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 6 to 14 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 25. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain after 1am, mixing with snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South wind around 6 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. North wind around 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
9:14 am CDT Mar 20, 2019
10am CDT Mar 20, 2019-6pm CDT Mar 26, 2019
 
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