Active Weather for the Rockies; Southern Plains Storm Taking Shape

Snow showers, squalls and strong winds will affect portions of the Cascades and Rockies through Wednesday. Meanwhile, a developing storm across the Southern Plains will track toward the Great Lakes into Thursday as severe thunderstorms, flash flooding and strong winds are forecast for the Mid-Lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow is possible for the Upper Midwest and wintry mix for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

-1°C

30°F

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed W 24 km/h
Barometer 1020.1 mb (30.08 in)
Dewpoint -6°C (22°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-7°C (19°F)
Last update 7 Feb 2:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -5. Southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -5 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 4. South wind 10 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around -3. South wind 10 to 13 km/h becoming north after midnight.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: -3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 1. Breezy, with a northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 centimeters possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 1 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Blustery, with a northwest wind 24 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -5. Northwest wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -5 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -13. Northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -13 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 0. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 23 km/h increasing to 24 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 0 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -5. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 27 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: -5 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -5. Southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 4. South wind 10 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around -3. South wind 10 to 13 km/h becoming north after midnight. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 1. Breezy, with a northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 centimeters possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Blustery, with a northwest wind 24 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -5. Northwest wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -13. Northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h becoming south after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 0. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 23 km/h increasing to 24 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -5. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 27 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 2. Southwest wind 13 to 16 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West wind 11 to 14 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 2. West wind 14 to 24 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Southwest wind around 23 km/h.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. South wind around 24 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
2:28 pm CST Feb 7, 2023
3pm CST Feb 7, 2023-6pm CST Feb 14, 2023
 
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