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Slight risk of severe weather on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center expects a slight risk of severe weather in portions of the Great Lakes and Midwest on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in Michigan, southeast Wisconsin, northern Illinois, and northern Indiana. The primary risks for this area will be damaging winds and large hail, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.0 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Aug 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE McCallsburg IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 8am.  Sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southwest wind around 9 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 8am. Sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE McCallsburg IA
 42.13°N 93.36°W
3:11 am CDT Aug 2, 2015
3am CDT Aug 2, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 8, 2015
 
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