Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to bring summer heat and humidity to 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 forecast for the Northeast and northern Mid-Atlantic today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Partly Cloudy

24°C

76°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SW 13 km/h
Barometer 1011.7 mb (29.88 in)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index25°C (77°F)
Last update 21 Aug 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 13 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 13 to 18 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind 11 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 13 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 13 to 18 km/h.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind 11 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.14°N 77.6°W (Elev. 162 m)
11:53 am EDT Aug 21, 2019
12pm EDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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