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Severe Weather Expected in the Southern and Central U.S. on Tuesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has outlined an Enhanced Risk of severe weather for parts of the Mid-Mississippi River and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Tuesday. Large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes are possible. Heavy rainfall in these regions will also increase the threat of flash flooding. There’s also an Extreme Risk for fire weather conditions in parts of Texas and New Mexico on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1009.2 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 27 Feb 9:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Ames Municipal Airport IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Areas of fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 10am and noon.  Areas of fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 53. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before 5am, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of rain. Areas of fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 10am and noon. Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 53. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 5am, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 6 to 11 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Ames Municipal Airport IA
 42°N 93.59°W
9:18 pm CST Feb 27, 2017
10pm CST Feb 27, 2017-6pm CST Mar 6, 2017
 
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