Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West

Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.12°NLon: 77.68°WElev: 558ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 7:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 79. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 79. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.17°N 77.63°W (Elev. 472 ft)
7:54 pm EDT Aug 18, 2018
8pm EDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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