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.

Fair and Breezy

35°F

2°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 25 G 37 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 31 Oct 7:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Rochester MN

  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of sprinkles before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Chance
    Sprinkles and
    Blustery

    Low: 27 °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 34 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 62. South wind 5 to 14 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Southwest wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Tonight
A chance of sprinkles before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 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 34 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62. South wind 5 to 14 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Southwest wind around 11 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Rochester MN
 44.04°N 92.49°W
6:27 am CDT Oct 31, 2020
8am CDT Oct 31, 2020-6pm CST Nov 6, 2020
 
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