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Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - The Rochester area will be flirting with record warmth this week.

High temperatures are expected to be around 80 through Thursday.

National Weather Service

The city just missed tying an old record Sunday. The city’s official high temperature at the Rochester airport was 85-degrees around 3:30 pm. That missed the record for the date by one degree. The 86-degree record was set in 1908.

It will also remain dry this week with just a slight chance of rain Thursday and Friday. The monthly moisture deficit is approaching two inches.

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