Heavy Snow from the Great Lakes to New England; Dangerous Wind Chills across the Central U.S.

Heavy snow will continue across parts of the Great Lakes and northern New England today, after a strong storm has pushed offshore. Bitterly cold air has also plunged into the Northern Plains and Midwest following this system, with dangerously low wind chills today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Overcast

5°F

-15°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 30.47 in (1035.5 mb)
Dewpoint 0°F (-18°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill-12°F (-24°C)
Last update 19 Jan 4:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester International Airport MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Flurries.  Cloudy, with a high near 9. Wind chill values as low as -8. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Flurries

    High: 9 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Flurries before 10pm, then a chance of snow, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around -1. Wind chill values as low as -13. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -1 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A slight chance of snow before 7am, then flurries between 7am and 8am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Wind chill values as low as -9. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -17. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. South wind 9 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain, snow, and freezing rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow before noon, then rain and snow likely between noon and 4pm, then snow likely after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Flurries. Cloudy, with a high near 9. Wind chill values as low as -8. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Flurries before 10pm, then a chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around -1. Wind chill values as low as -13. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
M.L.King Day
A slight chance of snow before 7am, then flurries between 7am and 8am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Wind chill values as low as -9. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -17. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. South wind 9 to 14 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain, snow, and freezing rain. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of snow before noon, then rain and snow likely between noon and 4pm, then snow likely after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 34. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. North wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester International Airport MN
 43.94°N 92.49°W
5:02 pm CST Jan 19, 2020
5pm CST Jan 19, 2020-6pm CST Jan 26, 2020
 
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