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Severe weather threat increases this afternoon across parts of the southern Plains

The threat of severe weather is increasing for this afternoon across a large portion of Oklahoma and Texas. The greatest threat is forecast for parts of central and northern Texas where Enhanced and Moderate Risks are in place. Very large hail, damaging winds and tornadoes, some possibly strong, are all possible. Those in this region are encouraged to remain weather-aware.
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Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 26 Apr 4:53 pm CDT

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99 Lon: -93.62 Elev: 945ft.

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Story County

Zone Forecast

Late This Afternoon
Sunny. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear. Low in the mid 30s. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny. High in the mid 60s. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the lower 40s. North wind near 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny. High in the upper 60s. North wind near 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the lower 40s. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. High around 70.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the mid 40s.
Thursday
Sunny. High in the lower 70s.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the upper 40s.
Friday
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. High in the mid 70s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Low around 50.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. High in the mid 70s.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the mid 50s.
Sunday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the mid 70s.

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Last Update: 401 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015
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