Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 20 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 30 Apr 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Roland IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Roland IA
 42.17°N 93.5°W
6:27 pm CDT Apr 30, 2016
8pm CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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