Severe Storms Possible from the Plains to the Northeast Today

A cold front will produce severe storms, and possible localized flash flooding from the Central High Plains to Northeast today. A stationary front along the Southeast coast and Florida continues the threat for heavy rainfall and flooding across that region. The heat continues across much of the Southwest, and is building across the Southern Plains once again. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 11:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester International Airport MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 81. South wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Low around 65. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 81. South wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Low around 65. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light east wind.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester International Airport MN
 43.94°N 92.49°W
9:44 am CDT Aug 17, 2019
12pm CDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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