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Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fog

41°F

5°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.70 in (1005.6 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 25 May 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • Today

    Today: Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.04°N 93.62°W
3:33 am CDT May 25, 2017
6am CDT May 25, 2017-6pm CDT May 31, 2017
 
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