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Severe Weather Shifts East into the ArkLaTex Region Wednesday

Severe weather threat shifts into the ArkLaTex Region Wednesday evening and night with the potential for large hail, damaging winds, heavy rain, and tornadoes. Heavy rain could lead to localized flash floods. Severe weather threat continues into Thursday. In addition, strong winds is keeping fire weather threats high through this same period across the Southwest and the Southern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1020.0 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 29 Mar 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE McCallsburg IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind around 7 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly between 8am and 11am, then showers after 11am.  High near 43. Breezy, with an east wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers.  Low around 37. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a northeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly between 8am and 11am, then showers after 11am. High near 43. Breezy, with an east wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Low around 37. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a northeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE McCallsburg IA
 42.13°N 93.36°W
2:23 am CDT Mar 29, 2017
2am CDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 4, 2017
 
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