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Severe Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Expected From Ohio Valley To Interior Northeast

Scattered to numerous severe thunderstorms are expected from the Ohio Valley to western New England this afternoon and evening ahead of a strong cold front. Widespread damaging winds and a few tornadoes are possible, mainly over parts of New York into Pennsylvania. In addition, these storms may contain heavy rainfall that could lead to flash flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed N 15 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 51. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light northwest  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 51. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light northwest in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.02°N 93.62°W
10:33 am CDT Aug 22, 2017
2pm CDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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