Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Potential in the Central U.S.

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across parts of the southern and central Plains today through Saturday. Large hail and severe wind gusts are the main threats. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into early next week. New and renewed river rises are possible across portions of eastern Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.32 in (1026.8 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 May 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Story City IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 46. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, mainly after 11am.  High near 58. South southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. East southeast wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 46. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.
Friday
Showers, mainly after 11am. High near 58. South southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. East southeast wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Story City IA
 42.2°N 93.59°W
2:35 pm CDT May 13, 2021
3pm CDT May 13, 2021-6pm CDT May 19, 2021
 
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