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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 30 Jun 3:53 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Late This Afternoon
Partly sunny. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of thunderstorms before midnight. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Low in the lower 60s. Northeast wind around 5 mph shifting to the east after midnight. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. High in the mid 70s. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Low in the upper 50s. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Thursday
Partly sunny with a slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. High in the mid 70s. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Low in the upper 50s. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Friday
Partly sunny. High in the upper 70s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the upper 50s.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny. High around 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the lower 60s.
Sunday
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the lower 80s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the mid 60s.
Monday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the lower 80s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the mid 60s.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. High in the upper 70s.
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406 PM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015
 
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