Hazardous Traveling Conditions for the Midwest; Strong Pacific Storm Approaching

A storm will track across portions of the Midwest and into the western Great Lakes through Friday as a combination of a wintry mixture and rain will result in hazardous traveling conditions. A strong Pacific system will be approaching with high winds, and heavier rain and snow late Friday into the weekend with impacts spreading across much of the West. Across Hawaii, strong winds and high surf. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Snow Freezing Fog

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NE 15 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1022.3 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 9 Dec 6:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

Winter Weather Advisory until December 9, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until December 9, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, mainly before 11am.  High near 34. East wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of freezing drizzle, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. East wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Freezing
    Drizzle

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 9am, then a slight chance of drizzle.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, mainly before 11am. High near 34. East wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of freezing drizzle, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 31. East wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 9am, then a slight chance of drizzle. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Calm wind.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the evening.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 16 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow before noon, then rain. High near 37. Breezy, with a southeast wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow. Low around 32. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. North wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
5:58 am CST Dec 9, 2022
7am CST Dec 9, 2022-6pm CST Dec 15, 2022
 
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