Zeta Landfall Expected Wednesday; Southern Plains Snow and Ice to Taper Off

Areas of snow, sleet, and freezing rain will slowly taper off across portions of the southern Plains on Wednesday as warmer air is drawn north ahead of Zeta. Zeta is forecast to bring hurricane conditions, life-threatening storm surge, and heavy rainfall to portions of the northern Gulf Coast by Wednesday evening. Heavy rainfall is expected through Thursday along Zeta's track to the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.8 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 28 Oct 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Story City IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a steady temperature around 28. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 48. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a steady temperature around 28. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 48. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North wind 6 to 13 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Story City IA
 42.2°N 93.59°W
1:04 am CDT Oct 28, 2020
1am CDT Oct 28, 2020-6pm CST Nov 3, 2020
 
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