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Wintry, Windy, and Cold in the West and North; Warming in the East

A deepening trough along the west will bring much below normal temperatures, and the potential for snow to sea-level in the Pacific Northwest, and low elevation snows throughout California, including into the Grapevine. Travel will be hazardous across the west due to snow and strong winds. These winds will also increase fire weather threats in the central and southern Plains. Warming in the east. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 18 Feb 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Nevada IA

Winter Storm Watch February 19, 06:00pm until February 20, 12:00pm
Wind Advisory February 18, 09:00am until February 18, 02:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 49. Windy, with a south wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Windy. Patchy
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 35. South wind 7 to 11 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain, mainly before noon.  Temperature falling to around 33 by 5pm. East northeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Freezing rain, mainly after midnight.  Low around 25. North wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Freezing Rain
    then Freezing
    Rain

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of freezing rain before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Freezing Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    High: 27 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Blustery.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 49. Windy, with a south wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 35. South wind 7 to 11 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Rain, mainly before noon. Temperature falling to around 33 by 5pm. East northeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Freezing rain, mainly after midnight. Low around 25. North wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of freezing rain before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Blustery.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Nevada IA
 42.02°N 93.45°W
3:34 am CST Feb 18, 2018
4am CST Feb 18, 2018-6pm CST Feb 24, 2018
 
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