Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, and Gusty Winds in the Southern U.S.; Rain and Mountain Snow in the Northwest

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Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1025.3 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Mar 10:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester International Airport MN

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 52. East wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southeast wind around 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. Southeast wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 48. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 52. East wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southeast wind around 9 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Southeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 2am and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester International Airport MN
 43.94°N 92.49°W
10:30 am CDT Mar 30, 2020
11am CDT Mar 30, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 5, 2020
 
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