Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains through Sunday. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Aug 7:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Rochester MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain Likely
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Light east wind.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Rochester MN
 44.07°N 92.49°W
6:28 pm CDT Aug 24, 2019
8pm CDT Aug 24, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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