Pacific Storm; Plains Temperature Records; Critical Fire Weather

A Pacific storm could bring areas of heavy snow and gusty winds from Wyoming into Minnesota Tuesday night into Wednesday. Ahead of this, temperatures in the central and northern Plains Tuesday will threaten two dozen or more high temperatures records. Dry, gusty winds are supporting critical fire weather for portions of the southern High Plains and southern Rockies Tuesday through Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

3°C

38°F

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SE 15 km/h
Barometer 1019.8 mb (30.09 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (33°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill0°C (32°F)
Last update 9 Mar 4:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester International Airport MN

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Breezy, with a south wind 23 to 28 km/h increasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 18 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a south wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming west 14 to 19 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  High near 12. North wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers

    High: 12 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. South wind 16 to 23 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.  New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 8. Northwest wind 14 to 21 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 8 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 7. West wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Northeast wind 10 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 7. Northeast wind around 11 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Breezy, with a south wind 23 to 28 km/h increasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a south wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming west 14 to 19 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Wednesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. High near 12. North wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. South wind 16 to 23 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 8. Northwest wind 14 to 21 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 7. West wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Northeast wind 10 to 14 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 7. Northeast wind around 11 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. North wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming southeast in the evening.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 7. Southeast wind 10 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Southeast wind 14 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Southeast wind 16 to 18 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester International Airport MN
 43.94°N 92.49°W
4:28 am CST Mar 9, 2021
5am CST Mar 9, 2021-6pm CDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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