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Hard freeze likely over the Deep South, inclement pattern expected over the west coast of the U.S. through the weekend

Very cold temperatures are likely to continue over the Deep South and Southeast U.S. into Thursday. A series of low pressure systems will bring abundant moisture to much of northern California and into the Pacific Northwest through the upcoming weekend. Locally heavy rain and strong winds will be likely along coastal locations, with heavy snow expected from Sierra to the Cascades. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1023.1 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 18 Jan 2:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Story City IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 14. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 35. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. South southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 44. South southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light west  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of freezing drizzle, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Chance
    Freezing
    Drizzle

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 9am, then a slight chance of drizzle between 9am and noon, then rain likely after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle then
    Rain Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before midnight, then rain and snow likely between midnight and 2am, then snow likely after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 14. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 35. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. South southwest wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 44. South southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light west after midnight.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Saturday Night
A chance of freezing drizzle, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 9am, then a slight chance of drizzle between 9am and noon, then rain likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before midnight, then rain and snow likely between midnight and 2am, then snow likely after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Snow likely before 11am, then rain and snow likely between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Blustery.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Story City IA
 42.2°N 93.59°W
3:48 am CST Jan 18, 2018
3am CST Jan 18, 2018-6pm CST Jan 24, 2018
 
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