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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

40°F

4°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 23 Oct 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 45. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Windy, with a southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Windy, with a northwest wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 45. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Windy, with a southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Windy, with a northwest wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.02°N 93.62°W
11:33 pm CDT Oct 22, 2017
2am CDT Oct 23, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 29, 2017
 
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