A Sweltering Heat Wave For The West

A sweltering heat wave with record breaking temperatures is expected the rest of the week in much of the West, as a large dome of high pressure builds and expands across the region. Numerous excessive heat warnings and advisories are already in effect across Arizona, California and Nevada. Also, locally heavy rain is possible in the Lower Mississippi Valley and Southeast over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Partly Cloudy

19°C

66°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 17 km/h
Barometer 1012.0 mb (29.90 in)
Dewpoint 17°C (63°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 May 7:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Rochester MN

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 18. Southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 25 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 20. Northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 20 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 19. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers. Low around 18. Southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 20. Northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 19. Calm wind.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Calm wind.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind around 11 km/h.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. South wind 11 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Rochester MN
 44.07°N 92.49°W
6:59 am CDT May 26, 2020
8am CDT May 26, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2020
 
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