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Heavy rain and severe weather possible from the northern/central Plains to the Upper Midwest

Heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the northern and central Plains, pushing eastward into the Upper Midwest by Wednesday. These severe thunderstorms may be capable of producing large hail and damaging winds, and possibly some tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.5 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jun 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Story City IA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 77. Light southeast wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. South southeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 81. Windy, with a south wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 77. Light southeast wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. South southeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 81. Windy, with a south wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Story City IA
 42.2°N 93.59°W
6:34 am CDT Jun 27, 2017
8am CDT Jun 27, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 3, 2017
 
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