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Severe Weather Threat Will Continue Through the Weekend

The risk for severe thunderstorms continues through the weekend. The main threat will shift from parts of eastern Texas into the Ozark Plateau and spread into the lower Mississippi Valley by Saturday afternoon and evening. Severe storms are possible in the Tennessee Valley and southern Plains Sunday. Storms may contain damaging winds, hail and an isolated tornado. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

40°F

4°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 15 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 25 Mar 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain likely, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 7 to 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind around 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 11pm. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 7 to 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind around 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.02°N 93.62°W
12:48 pm CDT Mar 25, 2017
2pm CDT Mar 25, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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