Strong Winds Over Portions of the Rockies & Plains; Chilly for Much of the Eastern U.S.

Low pressure pushing eastward will generate strong winds over parts of the Rockies and Plains through Saturday with some light precipitation. Meanwhile, a much cooler air mass will overtake the eastern half of the country with frost and freeze concerns. Elevated fire weather conditions are expected for the Great Basin and parts of California, along with poor air quality in some locales. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1023.2 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 30 Oct 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Windy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 16 mph becoming south southwest 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 36.

    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Windy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 16 mph becoming south southwest 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.02°N 93.62°W
9:18 pm CDT Oct 30, 2020
9pm CDT Oct 30, 2020-6pm CST Nov 6, 2020
 
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