Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.83 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 24 Jul 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE McCallsburg IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE McCallsburg IA
 42.13°N 93.36°W
11:33 pm CDT Jul 23, 2016
1am CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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