Wintry Weather from the Plains to the Northeast; Severe Storms Possible Along the Gulf Coast

A swath of wintry precipitation will affect many areas from the Central Plains to the Northeast through Tuesday, with locally heavy snowfall over interior New England. Farther south, strong to severe thunderstorms are expected for portions for Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama, where a few tornadoes are also possible. Unsettled weather will return to much of the Pacific Northwest on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Mostly Cloudy

-3°C

27°F

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 7 km/h
Barometer 1024.8 mb (30.23 in)
Dewpoint -8°C (18°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-6°C (21°F)
Last update 16 Dec 8:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 2. South wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light  in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 2 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around -3. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers before 8am, then snow, mainly after 8am.  High near 1. East wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 centimeters possible.

    Snow

    High: 1 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West wind 16 to 21 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -3. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming west 35 to 40 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: -3 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: -12 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near -8. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: -8 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -11 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near -3.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 2. South wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light in the afternoon.
Tonight
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around -3. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before 8am, then snow, mainly after 8am. High near 1. East wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 centimeters possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West wind 16 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -3. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming west 35 to 40 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near -8. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near -3.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.14°N 77.6°W (Elev. 162 m)
8:51 am EST Dec 16, 2019
9am EST Dec 16, 2019-6pm EST Dec 22, 2019
 
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