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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Light Rain

62°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.2 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE McCallsburg IA

  • Overnight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West northwest wind around 7 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE McCallsburg IA
 42.13°N 93.36°W
11:12 pm CDT May 25, 2015
11pm CDT May 25, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2015
 
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