Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NW 14 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 24 Jul 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Ames Municipal Airport IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind around 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 66. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind around 13 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 66. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Ames Municipal Airport IA
 42°N 93.59°W
4:03 pm CDT Jul 24, 2016
4pm CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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