Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding are likely once again from the Southern Plains to the Midwest today. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast through the Memorial Day weekend. Above normal temperatures will lead to a heat wave across the Southeastern states into early next week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 8 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 24 May 9:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester International Airport MN

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Breezy.
    Scattered
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light north  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 71. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Northwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 8 to 13 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light north after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Memorial Day
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 71. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Northwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind around 8 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 8 to 14 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 9 to 14 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 11 to 14 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester International Airport MN
 43.94°N 92.49°W
6:58 am CDT May 24, 2019
10am CDT May 24, 2019-6pm CDT May 30, 2019
 
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