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Winter storm conditions possible for parts of Central Plains on Saturday

Widespread precipitation, including heavy snow, will push farther east on Saturday east across the central and southern Rockies. Snow will extend from the Rockies into the central High Plains by late Saturday, spreading farther east on Sunday, with moderate to heavy snows and gusty winds expected across portions of South Dakota and Minnesota by the end of the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

35°F

2°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1008.0 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 19 Jan 10:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog before 2am, then patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 41. Light and variable wind.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of freezing drizzle after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Freezing
    Drizzle

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 10am, then a chance of drizzle.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle then
    Chance
    Drizzle

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 32. East northeast wind 8 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow before 3pm, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy.

    Windy. Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Blustery.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog before 2am, then patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 41. Light and variable wind.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of freezing drizzle after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 10am, then a chance of drizzle. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 32. East northeast wind 8 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow before 3pm, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Blustery.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.02°N 93.62°W
11:04 pm CST Jan 19, 2018
11pm CST Jan 19, 2018-6pm CST Jan 26, 2018
 
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