More Heavy Rain and Severe Thunderstorms Forecast for Central U.S. Wednesday Night into Thursday

Parts of Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri which saw 3+ inches of rain to begin this week are forecast to see potentially another inch or more Wednesday night as another front sets up over the area. Along with the heavy rain, severe thunderstorms will again be possible with large hail the main threat. Severe thunderstorms will then take aim on parts of the Southern Plains and Northeast Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fog/Mist and Breezy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 22 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.60 in (1002.9 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 22 May 3:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester International Airport MN

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 21 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 52. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 16 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. East wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 21 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 16 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 9 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 52. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 16 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. East wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind around 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester International Airport MN
 43.94°N 92.49°W
4:02 am CDT May 22, 2019
4am CDT May 22, 2019-6pm CDT May 28, 2019
 
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