Thunderstorms in Florida and Central U.S.; Fire Weather Threats in North Plains

Strong to severe storms may linger in Florida as a slow moving cold front continues east. A weather system in the Central U.S. may produce strong thunderstorms in the Middle Mississippi Valley. A Canadian cold front will produce gusty winds and critical fire weather threats in the North Plains. Fire weather threats are also elevated in Guam. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Mostly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed NW 17 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 6 May 3:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers between 11pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradual clearing toward daybreak, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear
    then Frost

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Widespread frost, mainly before 7am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Frost then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, then gradual clearing toward daybreak, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 9 to 13 mph.
Friday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Widespread frost, mainly before 7am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind 3 to 6 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
3:59 pm CDT May 6, 2021
4pm CDT May 6, 2021-6pm CDT May 13, 2021
 
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