Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow For the West Coast; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A series of Pacific storms will deliver multiple rounds of heavy rain and mountain snow Wednesday into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. There is an elevated concern for flash flooding, mudslides and debris flows near wildfire burn scars in California. A weak storm system will cross the Great Lakes Wednesday with accumulating Lake Effect snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Mostly Cloudy

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1027.5 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 21 Nov 11:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester International Airport MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 23 by 5pm. East wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 35. South wind 11 to 14 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of freezing rain before 7am, then rain.  High near 42. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow between 2am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am.  Low around 32. South wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 23 by 5pm. East wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thanksgiving Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 35. South wind 11 to 14 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 16 mph.
Friday
A chance of freezing rain before 7am, then rain. High near 42. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow between 2am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. Low around 32. South wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind 7 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 16 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind around 11 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester International Airport MN
 43.94°N 92.49°W
11:29 am CST Nov 21, 2018
12pm CST Nov 21, 2018-6pm CST Nov 27, 2018
 
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