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Severe Thunderstorms Back to The Plains; Chance Severe Storms in Mid-Atlantic

A new Pacific storm moving into the Plains will spark a new round of severe thunderstorms in the Plains with potential for damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes Tuesday. Heavy rains may produce flash floods, especially, from north-central Texas into Kansas. In the Mid-Atlantic,there will be a chance of severe thunderstorms. Strong winds in the Southwest west are keeping fire dangers high. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Mar 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 56. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain.  High near 47. East wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Low around 37. East northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 56. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 47. East wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Low around 37. East northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.04°N 93.62°W
7:48 pm CDT Mar 27, 2017
12am CDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 2, 2017
 
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