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Slight risk of severe weather on Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects a slight risk of severe weather on Wednesday. Isolated reports of severe weather are possible in the Southeast and the Mississippi Valley. However, the greatest area of concern will be from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. The primary threat for all areas will be large hail and damaging winds.
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Fair with Haze

49°F

9°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill 46°F (8°C)
Last update on 31 Mar 11:53 pm CDT

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°N Lon: 93.62°W Elev: 945ft.

For More Weather Information:

Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Roland IA

7 Day Forecast

  • Overnight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Windy

    Windy

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. South southeast wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Windy, with a south wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.
Wednesday Night
Periods of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Low around 50. Windy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph becoming west northwest 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Roland IA
 42.17°N 93.5°W
Last Update: 11:56 pm CDT Mar 31, 2015
Forecast Valid: 1am CDT Apr 1, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 7, 2015
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