Multi-Day Heavy Rain in the Mid-South; Strong Winds and Lingering Snow in the West

Several bands of heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the Mid-South. A potent storm will bring strong winds and critical fire weather threats into the Southwest, and damaging Santa Ana winds to southern California. Heavy mountain snow will linger across the North and Central Rockies and Inter-Mountain West. A Wintery mix is also possible in the Appalachians and portions of the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 27 Feb 8:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester International Airport MN

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, snow, and freezing rain likely before 3am, then rain between 3am and 5am, then freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow after 5am.  Low around 28. East wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, mainly before 9am.  Temperature falling to around 24 by 5pm. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Wintry Mix
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 25. North wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 12. West wind 5 to 14 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 41. West wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
Tonight
Rain, snow, and freezing rain likely before 3am, then rain between 3am and 5am, then freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow after 5am. Low around 28. East wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, mainly before 9am. Temperature falling to around 24 by 5pm. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 25. North wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 12. West wind 5 to 14 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 41. West wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West wind around 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester International Airport MN
 43.94°N 92.49°W
8:58 am CST Feb 27, 2021
9am CST Feb 27, 2021-6pm CST Mar 5, 2021
 
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