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Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - It felt more like late September than early November in the Rochester area on Saturday.

Temperatures climbed into the upper 60s, the warmest it’s been in two weeks.

NWS/La Crosse


The official high temperature at the Rochester airport was 67 degrees. The record for the date is 73 degrees (1893). A year ago Saturday the high was 72 degrees.


Highs on Sunday are expected to climb back into the 60s but colder weather is on its way, along with a chance for rain by mid-week. High temps are expected to be in the mid-40s on Thursday (Veterans Day) and mid-30s on Friday.

NWS/Twin Cities

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