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Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Jul 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.02°N 93.62°W
11:18 pm CDT Jul 24, 2016
3am CDT Jul 25, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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