Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99° N Lon: 93.62° W Elev: 945 ft.

Mostly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.5 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 10:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Story County

Rest Of Today
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the upper 70s. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the lower 60s. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. High around 80. South wind around 5 mph shifting to the northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the upper 50s. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny. High in the upper 70s. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 50s.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. High in the upper 70s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the upper 50s.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. High around 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the lower 60s.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny. High in the lower 80s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the mid 60s.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the upper 80s.



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852 AM CDT WED JUN 29 2016
 
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