Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Roland IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North northeast wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 79. East northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North northeast wind around 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. East northeast wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Roland IA
 42.17°N 93.5°W
9:32 am CDT Jul 28, 2016
11am CDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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