Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

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Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

42°F

6°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1020.9 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 8 May 7:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester MN

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 39. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.
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 after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.46°W
5:59 am CDT May 8, 2021
8am CDT May 8, 2021-6pm CDT May 14, 2021
 
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