Weather Alerts for Rochester

Issued by the National Weather Service

Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement

Areas Affected:
Dodge - Fillmore - Houston - Mower - Olmsted - Wabasha - Winona
Effective: Thu, 4/22 12:00pm Updated: Thu, 4/22 4:57am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 4/22 6:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed

...Elevated Fire Weather Conditions This Afternoon...
The combination of dry conditions, low relative humidity, and
west winds from 10 to 20 mph will promote easy starting and
spread of fires this afternoon into the early evening.
Avoid outdoor burning today and report any wildfires to local
authorities. Outdoor enthusiasts should use caution with off-road
vehicles or equipment that can create a spark and start a fire.
Extinguish and dispose of cigarettes properly.