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Excessive Heat Continues in the Southwest on Monday

A cold front will bring relief to the Pacific Northwest on Monday, but the Southwest will see above average temperatures again. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for many locations through Monday evening. The hottest temperatures will be in the desert as daytime high temperatures may exceed 115 degrees. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Light Rain

57°F

14°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1023.4 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Jun 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 5am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light west northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Light south wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 81. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 5am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light west northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Light south wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 81. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.02°N 93.62°W
4:18 am CDT Jun 26, 2017
4am CDT Jun 26, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 2, 2017
 
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