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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Oct 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Ames Municipal Airport IA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Windy, with a light west wind becoming northwest 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Windy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Windy, with a light west wind becoming northwest 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Windy.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Ames Municipal Airport IA
 42°N 93.59°W
9:17 am CDT Oct 23, 2017
9am CDT Oct 23, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 29, 2017
 
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