Alaska Storm; Locally Heavy Rain In Southwest

A powerful storm system continues to batter parts of northwestern and west-central Alaska today into early Saturday. Locally heavy rainfall is possible today through the weekend in parts of the Southwest, mainly in Arizona and New Mexico. Below normal high temperatures are expected today across much of the Midwest; before reaching the Eastern U.S. over the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Mostly Cloudy

13°C

56°F

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed N 11 km/h
Barometer 1031.7 mb (30.46 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (33°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 7 Oct 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Sheldahl IA

Freeze Warning October 8, 01:00am until October 8, 09:00am
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Freeze Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 14. North wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread frost, mainly after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -1. North wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Frost

    Low: -1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 17. West wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 22. West wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Columbus
    Day

    Columbus Day: Sunny, with a high near 22.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 14. North wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Tonight
Widespread frost, mainly after 3am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -1. North wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm.
Saturday
Widespread frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 17. West wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 22. West wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Columbus Day
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 15. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Sheldahl IA
 41.83°N 93.74°W
2:52 pm CDT Oct 7, 2022
3pm CDT Oct 7, 2022-6pm CDT Oct 13, 2022
 
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