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Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms in the Deep South and portions of the east coast

A slow moving frontal boundary will continue to bring areas of heavy rain and thunderstorms in the Deep South and East coast early this week. A low pressure system over the Upper Midwest will keep conditions wet and cool early this week. High pressure over the west will move inland slightly allowing cooling along the coast, and intensifying the heat, especially in the interior Pacific NW. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Partly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 29 May 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Windy, with a west northwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. West northwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Windy, with a west northwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. West northwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.02°N 93.62°W
4:18 am CDT May 29, 2017
4am CDT May 29, 2017-6pm CDT Jun 4, 2017
 
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