Strong Cold Front Crossing Great Lakes and Northeast U.S.; Elevated Fire Weather in Southern California

A strong cold front will bring brisk to high winds across portions of the Great Lakes and the Northeast this weekend. Cold air arriving behind the front will trigger lake-effect snow downwind of the Great Lakes and accumulating snow over the higher terrain of the Northeast. Gusty offshore winds will maintain elevated fire weather conditions this weekend across coastal southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Overcast and Breezy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SW 24 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1009.2 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 31 Oct 1:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester International Airport MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of sprinkles before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Chance
    Sprinkles and
    Blustery

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a northwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 34. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 7 to 14 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
A chance of sprinkles before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a northwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 11 to 13 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 34. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 7 to 14 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester International Airport MN
 43.94°N 92.49°W
1:28 pm CDT Oct 31, 2020
2pm CDT Oct 31, 2020-6pm CST Nov 6, 2020
 
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