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Strong thunderstorms possible southwest Oklahoma and northwest Texas Tuesday

Strong thunderstorms could produce strong winds and large hail across southwest Oklahoma and northwest Texas on Tuesday. Strong thunderstorms are also possible from Arkansas into southern Georgia and northern Florida. Elsewhere, snow is likely on Tuesday from the Great Lakes to upstate New York.
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Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 44°F (7°C)
Last update on 31 Mar 2:53 am CDT

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°N Lon: 93.62°W Elev: 945ft.

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Ames IA

7 Day Forecast

  • Overnight

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Windy

    Windy

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the evening.
Wednesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 79. Windy, with a south wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 47. Windy, with a south wind 16 to 21 mph becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Ames IA
 42.02°N 93.62°W
Last Update: 2:41 am CDT Mar 31, 2015
Forecast Valid: 4am CDT Mar 31, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 6, 2015
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