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Thunderstorms possible across parts of Midwest, Southeast, Interior West on Friday

Thunderstorms are possible Friday across parts of the Midwest, Southeast and Interior West. Thunderstorms that develop in these areas should remain below severe limits, with the possible exception of northeastern North Dakota into northern Minnesota, where there is a Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms on Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Aug 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3am and 4am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm.  High near 71. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 17 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Breezy.
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3am and 4am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. High near 71. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 17 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.02°N 93.62°W
1:11 am CDT Aug 28, 2015
2am CDT Aug 28, 2015-6pm CDT Sep 3, 2015
 
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