A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System with Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A large storm system will slowly track from the south-central U.S. into the East the rest of the week with strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding. Today's threat for severe storms is across Texas toward the Arklatex and heavy rain with flooding from the south-central Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also, critical fire weather threats are present again in New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Partly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1025.3 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 76. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 76. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Scattered showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.16°N 77.6°W (Elev. 499 ft)
7:37 pm EDT May 24, 2022
9pm EDT May 24, 2022-6pm EDT May 31, 2022
 
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