Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair and Breezy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed W 22 G 33 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North northwest wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 8 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.02°N 93.62°W
12:17 pm CDT Sep 26, 2016
2pm CDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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