National Weather Service:
Winter Weather Advisory



Current Conditions for Rochester, MN
Conditions as of 9:13 AM
Overcast
Temperature: 26°
Wind: ESE 5 mph
Dew point:21°
Pressure:30.14 in.
Wind chill:20°
Humidity: 82%
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Observed at: Rochester/St. Mary\'s Hospita, MN
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Forecast for Rochester
Monday
Expect periods of light freezing rain early...becoming heavier for the afternoon. Some icing possible. High 31F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precip 100%.
Monday Night
A wintry mix this evening will transition to mainly snow overnight. Low 29F. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precip 100%. Snow and ice accumulations around one inch.
Tuesday
Cloudy early with partial sunshine expected late. Temps nearly steady in the low to mid 30s. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Some clouds early will give way to generally clear conditions overnight. Low 19F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A mainly sunny sky. High around 35F. Winds SSW at 15 to 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Low near 30F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday
Partly cloudy. High 37F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy skies in the evening, then becoming cloudy overnight. Low 32F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Cloudy skies with some morning fog. High 38F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Cloudy with periods of rain. Low around 35F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%. Rainfall around a quarter of an inch.
Saturday
Cloudy with occasional rain showers. Temps nearly steady in the mid to upper 30s. Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Saturday Night
Overcast. Low around 35F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Cloudy skies with periods of light rain later in the day. Temps nearly steady in the mid to upper 30s. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Sunday Night
Cloudy with occasional rain showers. Low 34F. Winds NNE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Monday
Cloudy skies early. A few showers developing later in the day. Temps nearly steady in the mid 30s. Winds NNW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Monday Night
Cloudy. Snow showers developing after midnight. Low 29F. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 40%.
Tuesday
Cloudy skies. High 34F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Scattered snow flurries and snow showers before midnight. Becoming partly cloudy later. Low around 30F. NNW winds shifting to S at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 30%.
Wednesday
Cloudy skies early. A few snow showers developing later in the day. High 33F. SW winds shifting to SE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 50%.
Wednesday Night
Variable clouds with snow showers. Low 22F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 50%. Snowfall around one inch.
Thursday
Variable clouds with snow showers. High 28F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 50%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.
Thursday Night
Variable clouds with snow showers. Low 21F. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 50%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.
 
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Almanac
Key: T = Trace of precipitation; MM = data not available
January 16, 2017
Normal high:20° Record high:48° (1914)
Normal low: Record low:-29° (1977)
Sunrise:7:40 AM Moon Rise: 9:59 PM
Sunset:4:59 PM Moon Set: 10:09 AM
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Astronomy
Sunrise:07:40 AM (CST) Moon Rise:09:59 PM (CST)
Sunset:04:59 PM (CST) Moon Set:10:09 AM (CST)
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... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon CST
Tuesday...

* expect a wintry mix to continue... diminishing Tuesday morning.

* The greatest amount of ice accumulation will occur between
noon and 6 PM this evening.

* Additional snow and sleet accumulations of up to 1 inch... mostly
from Interstate 90 north. Ice accumulations up to 2/10 of an
inch.

* Look for reduced visibilities at times.

* Power outages and tree damage are likely due to the ice.
Travel will be dangerous and nearly impossible... including
during the evening commute.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow... sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while
driving. The latest Road conditions for the state you are calling
from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.





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