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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

A Few Clouds

42°F

6°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.48 in (998.7 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 21 Jan 4:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Ames Municipal Airport IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph after midnight.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow before 10am, then rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain and snow likely before 8pm, then snow.  Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely before 10am, then rain and snow likely between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of snow after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow before 10am, then rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow likely before 8pm, then snow. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Snow likely before 10am, then rain and snow likely between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of snow after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Ames Municipal Airport IA
 42°N 93.59°W
3:33 pm CST Jan 21, 2017
5pm CST Jan 21, 2017-6pm CST Jan 28, 2017
 
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