Snow from Upper Midwest to northern New England; Blizzard Conditions in Alaska

A storm system will slide from the Upper Midwest to New England through Tuesday with heavy snow and some hefty accumulations. The same system will potentially produce heavy rain and possible flooding on Tuesday and Wednesday from the South to Texas. Finally, in Alaska, a strengthening system over the Bering Sea will sweep across the state with strong winds and heavy snow through midweek. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochester, Rochester International Airport (KRST)

Lat: 43.9°NLon: 92.49°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SE 16 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 17 Feb 6:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Rochester MN

Winter Weather Advisory until February 17, 09:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
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    Winter Weather Advisory until February 17, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Mon

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow likely before noon, then rain and snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between noon and 1pm, then snow after 1pm.  High near 33. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Wintry
    Mix

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow and freezing rain likely before 9pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 9pm and 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind 9 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Blustery.
    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -4. Breezy, with a northwest wind 11 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 18 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 8. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 8 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -11. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -11 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 13. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 5. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 5 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
Snow likely before noon, then rain and snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between noon and 1pm, then snow after 1pm. High near 33. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow and freezing rain likely before 9pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 9pm and 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind 9 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -4. Breezy, with a northwest wind 11 to 16 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 8. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -11. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 13. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Light west wind.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Rochester MN
 44.02°N 92.49°W
7:14 am CST Feb 17, 2020
7am CST Feb 17, 2020-6pm CST Feb 23, 2020
 
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