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Storm Moving Through the Upper Midwest to the Northeast

Heavy rain and the potential for strong thunderstorms along and east of the Appalachians will precede a cold front, while snow showers will fall behind the front in the Ohio Valley, Upper Midwest and Great Lake States. Rain-on-snow flooding is possible in portions of New England and New York State. Rain and high elevation snow will return to the west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed W 16 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 25 Feb 1:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE McCallsburg IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 27. West wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 39. West southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain before 7pm, then a slight chance of rain, snow, and sleet between 7pm and 8pm, then a chance of rain after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.

    Chance Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 27. West wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 7 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 39. West southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain before 7pm, then a slight chance of rain, snow, and sleet between 7pm and 8pm, then a chance of rain after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE McCallsburg IA
 42.13°N 93.36°W
11:37 am CST Feb 25, 2017
2pm CST Feb 25, 2017-6pm CST Mar 3, 2017
 
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